We've built a strong reputation in the OEM industry.

As a top manufacturer, specializing in the auto industry, Dee Zee is:

  • One of the largest manufacturers in the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) industry, with more than 20 years of experience
  • The world’s largest supplier of running boards and sidesteps
  • A trusted partner with most OEMs, including Chrysler, Ford, GM, Honda, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota
  • Dominant in the after market industry for more than 35 years

How do we do it? Our products are built in the Heartland by nearly 600 employees. Not only do we have a Midwest work ethic, we’re the people who know and use your products.

We have a stable management team, based right here in Des Moines, Iowa. One of our founders—Ron Shivers—is among our many long-term leaders and employees.

Ultimately, it’s our capabilities and vehicle programs that are the keys to supporting most of the biggest names in the auto industry. With our proven manufacturing techniques, we’ll create the most custom product available.