Curt S. Howell is CEO of Time Manufacturing, a global company that builds and distributes vertical aerial lift devices. He is also founder and CEO of Ubiquitous LLC, a management consulting and holding company. Prior to joining Time, he served as CEO of Big Tex, the nation’s largest manufacturer of professional-grade trailers, and managed a successful merger with ATW. Before that, he served for four years as president and CEO of Stant Corporation and for sixteen years at American Axle & Manufacturing Inc., ultimately serving as its Vice President of the Americas. Prior to joining AAM, Howell was the manager of Japanese business operations for Chrysler Corporation.
Howell was born in Corning, N.Y., and graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. He holds a certificate in East Asian Studies from Xi Bei University, Xian PRC, and a Certificate of international business management from the Thunderbird School of International Business. Howell is proficient in Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin, Japanese, and English.