Ray Surprenant

Owner & President
Davico Mfg


Ray Surprenant is owner and President of Davico Mfg. in New Bedford Massachusetts.  Davico Mfg. is a leading manufacturer of direct fit aftermarket automotive exhaust specializing in catalytic converters. Davico has been manufacturing in New Bedford since 1987 and has a second plant in Coahuila Mexico.  Davico Mfg has distribution customers located throughout North America and employs approximately 80 people in New Bedford.

Ray grew up in East Freetown and attended Bishop Stang High School, LSU and University of Massachusetts in Amherst.  Ray has 4 children with his wife Rebecca.  He enjoys boating with the family and coaching various sports with his kids.