Talk With The Team
Every AKTV8 team member shares a passion for improving the driving experience.
This passion fuels us, and, together with our individual expertise, powers us towards a shared vision: leading the world through Intelligence In Motion.
Gary Meyers: Co-founder, and CEO
Formerly Global VP of Magna Electronics Components and Manga E-Car, Gary brings 15 years of automotive engineering, operations, organizational development and P&L experience from startup through $200MM portfolio.
Josh Coombs: Co-founder and CTO
Previously Director of Engineering for Air Lift Company, Josh brings 20 years of electronically controlled suspension development experience, and was granted 15 patents in suspension engineering.
Josh has been actively developing air suspension controls and systems for 9 years. He is known and has credibility with customers and the supply base.
John Sztykiel – Chief Marketing Officer
Former President and CEO of Spartan Motors, where John worked for 30 years. John’s expertise and skillset includes strategic and operational planning and execution, brand market development, product/technology ideation, and company transformation.
Paul White: Director
Formerly Director of Design at Allied Specialty Vehicles and Director of Vehicle Integration at Roush Industries, Paul brings 26 years of vehicle engineering and product design experience in the automotive, recreational vehicle, military, commercial truck, and aerospace segments.