I am happy to answer questions about a job, research product, etc. with a 15-minute phone call or emailed response

I’m interested in mentoring people from:

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    MRO/Capital coordination
  • Visteon Corporation
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    Eastern Michigan University
  • Other (non-profits, Meetups, industry associations)

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Raymond VanWasshnova

Canton, Michigan

Purchasing Manager

Tower Automotive

Ask Me About

Capital Purchasing
Cost Savings
Process Improvements
Supplier Development

People I've Reported To

People I've Worked With

People Who've Reported to Me

Where I've Worked

Nov 2014 – Present

Purchasing Manager

Tower Automotive

Jan 2009 – Dec 2014

Commodity Manager

MRO/Capital coordination

Jul 2005 – Jan 2009

Senior Buyer

Stampings Production

Jun 2003 – Jul 2005

Senior Commodity Buyer

Visteon Corporation

Jun 2001 – May 2003


Rubber Hoses

Dec 1999 – May 2001

Assistant Buyer

Experimental Parts / Prototypes

Jul 1997 – Dec 1999

Purchasing Intern / Co-op

Pfizer, Inc
Where I've Studied


Bachelors, Business

Eastern Michigan University

fund college education

Ask Me for a Referral

Tower Automotive

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