February 24, 2012

Supporting Meritor’s jeans day are (l to r): Tim Burns, vice president, Meritor Defense; Martha Remski, director, NA Supply Chain; Teri Johnson, analyst, Marketing; Tim Heffron, vice president, Shared Services and CIO; Dave Damian, director, Sales and Business Development, Meritor Defense; and Chip McClure, chairman.

On Friday, Feb. 24, Meritor’s Women’s Business Resource Group (WBRG) collected donations for the Michigan chapter of Women In Defense (WID) through its weekly Jeans Day event. Employees at the Troy-based supplier donate $5 to wear jeans to work each Friday. The events are organized by various departments or groups at the company and they select the organizations that receive the funding. Meritor raised $1,728 for WID. Meritor, Inc. is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets.