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HISTORY

Skyward Automotive Products LLC was started by Eddie Hu and Jim Murphey, on October 10, 2016. Both Eddie and Jim brought complementary skills and experience to the new venture. Eddie, the majority partner brings a Global Supply chain to Skyward Automotive. Eddie has ownership in multiple manufacturing plants and is also one of the top trading companies in Asia. Eddie’s educational background includes both a mechanical and electrical Engineering degree. He understands the importance of sourcing premium products. His responsibilities include sourcing premium replacement parts at a globally competitive cost.

Jim Murphey has over 45 years working in the US for large public companies as a VP/ GM, larger, privately held companies, and as an owner of his own US manufacturing company. He has worked in manufacturing, distribution, and e-commerce. Jim is the President of Skyward US and is responsible for the operations and financial performance of the company.

Skyward supplies the top e-commerce companies in North America and over 100 domestic and international Distributors. Skyward also sells products to a select number of US manufacturers and Distributors under Private Label programs. Skyward practices a selective Distribution strategy in expanding its distributor network.

Skyward sells products for multiple product categories and offers over 16,000 SKUs. The company provides ACES data for all of its products. Catalog data can be sourced under Epicor, Nexpart, and the Skyward catalog on our website. Our products are sold under the SKP brand name. SKP is a trademarked brand!

The Skyward Leadership team consists of aftermarket professionals who have a lot of experience and knowledge of the industry.

The company’s value proposition is a Global Source for Premium Products for less!

Jim Murphey, Founding President