Harley Westfall joined Adrian Steel in 1976 and took over leading the company after his father, Adrian Steel founder Bob Westfall, passed away in 1980. Westfall led Adrian Steel as president for 25 years, instilling team values. His decisions to create subsidiaries, expand distribution, expand the product line, and modernize the manufacturing line not only created growth at Adrian Steel, but positioned the company to become an industry leader in offering cargo management solutions for commercial vehicles. He was named chairman of the board in 2006, a position he holds today. He was inducted into the Automotive Fleet Hall of Fame in 2015.