Carlex Glass America Announces New President and Chief Operating Officer

Don Michelotti, previously Executive Vice President, to take automotive glass supplier to new heights

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 5, 2017) – Carlex Glass America LLC, a premier global Tier 1 supplier of original equipment and automotive replacement glass headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, has announced the appointment of Don Michelotti as President and Chief Operating Officer.

In his new role, Michelotti will lead the Carlex brand in its day-to-day operations, execute strategic business decisions, and maximize competitive growth opportunities, as well as propel Carlex’s ongoing mission to provide its customers with products of unmatched quality and value.

“I am honored to lead Carlex in our efforts to grow as a market leader in the global automotive glass industry. I look forward to the opportunity to drive Carlex forward, and am grateful for the support of our incredible team,” said Michelotti. “At Carlex, we are committed to being the supplier, customer, employer and investment of choice, and we will continue to strive toward that mission globally and in the various communities in which we have operations.”

Prior to assuming his position as President and COO, Michelotti held the position of Executive Vice President of Carlex for six years. A graduate of West Virginia University, Michelotti holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in engineering and has completed continuing executive education studies at Columbia University and the University of Michigan.

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Based out of Nashville, Tennessee, Carlex Glass America, LLC is a premier global Tier 1 supplier of original equipment and replacement glass for the Original Equipment Manufacturers automakers and aftermarket industries. Carlex is a subsidiary of Central Glass Co., Ltd., of Japan.