The elite group of PTDA member companies and individuals listed below make up the Vanguard. Those in the Vanguard demonstrated unparalleled commitment to the industry by pledging their 2017 PTDA Foundation Fund Drive contribution in 2016.
Partner Contributors ($15,000+)
Motion Industries & Motion Canada
Investor Contributors ($10,000 - $14,999)
Allied Bearing & Supply, Inc.
BDI Americas (USA & Canada)
Stakeholder Contributor ($5,000-$9,999)
NSK Corp. & NSK Canada
WEG Electric Corp.
Benefactor Contributor ($2,500 - $4,999)
Altra Industrial Motion
Bearing Service Inc.
Diamond Chain Company
Garlock Sealing Technologies
Houston Bearing & Supply Co., Inc.
Lafert North America
Oilite Bearing Division (Beemer Precision, Inc.)
Regal Power Transmission Solutions
Ringfeder Power Transmission USA
SENQCIA MAXCO, Ltd.
Timken Drives, LLC
U.S. Tsubaki Power Transmission LLC
W.C. DuComb Co., Inc.
Leadership Contributors ($1,000 - $2,499)
Climax Metal Products Company
Daido Corporation of America
Koyo Canada Inc.
Master Power Transmission, Inc.
QA1 Precision Products, Inc.
RBI Bearings, Inc
The Rowland Company
Ruland Manufacturing Co., Inc.
SKF Canada Limited
Webster Foundation (Webster Industries, Inc.)
Sponsor Contributors ($500 - $999)
Beardslee Transmission Equipment Co., Inc.
Bearing Engineering Co.
Brewer Machine & Gear Co.
J/E Bearing and Machine Ltd.
Jamaica Bearings Co., Inc.
Pamela and Mark Kan*
Terry Knight and Jim Williams*
KWS Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
San Antonio Belting & Pulley Co., Inc.
Stafford Manufacturing Corp.
Sumitomo Machinery Corp. of America
Van Meter Inc.
Colleague Contributors ($250 - $499)
Sue and John Masek (in honor of Mary Sue Lyon and in memory of Terry Hutton)*
Barbara J. Ross (in loving memory of Gordon Ross)*
Associate Contributors (Up to $249)
Erie Bearings Co.
Gordon Industrial Supply Co.
Michael J. Kelly (in memory of Christopher J. Kelly)*
Ohio Belting & Transmission Co.
Torque Drives, Inc.
*Heritage Society leader gift