New York, New Jersey
Kevin is a graduate of Rockland County BOCES Vo-Tech with a concentration in Automotive Technology. He has been in a number of positions in the automotive industry. He owned an independent repair shop and managed a national retail repair location. In addition, he possesses knowledge of, and has worked in, the sign and paint industries.
Chris is a graduate of St. Thomas of Aquinas College in Sparkill, NY and has an MBA from Iona College in New Rochelle, NY. Chris's past experience is in the financial sector with 20 years of sales and management responsibilities. He is no stranger to the automotive and industrial trade, having experience in restoration, construction, and working in an automotive repair shop during his college years.
Patrick, a graduate of William Paterson College of New Jersey, has over 20 years experience with S-L Marketing. In addition, his experience includes six years working with Sears. Responsibilities included setting up and creating P.O.P. displays and coordinating all media advertising with store displays to ensure a successful sales promotion. Pat calls on shops, jobbers and W.D.'s in the above areas. Pat is a well-trained technician at the shop level handling demos, organizing clinics, and instructing on all mechanical and electrical equipment.
Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia
Bob is a resident of Pennsylvania and has over 25 years of experience in general automotive repair and the paint and body collision industry. He is an ASE master technician and is I-CAR certified for plastic repair. Bob has worked as a service advisor and service director for a Toyota dealership. He has spent the past 5 years of sales in the PBE industry.
Rich has worked with two of the largest aftermarket warehouse distributors in the country. He has held numerous positions including the head of purchasing. He is also an ASE certified master technician and is well versed on hundreds of tool and equipment lines.
Richard has over twenty years of direct sales experience working with a diverse customer base of repair shops and jobbers. Richard's background includes ten years of user/shop sales for a large jobber. He also managed a busy wholesale counter for an automotive warehouse distributor.
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
Michael has over 20 years experience with S-L marketing. His past experience includes sales of welding supplies, equipment and consumable goods for a distributor in New England to shops, OEM and municipalities. He is a talented technician with focus at the shop level.
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Emilio is well versed in the automotive and PBE industry. He has over 20 years of experience as a certified technician in multiple areas - as a certified automotive refinish technician, certified structural technician, and a certified specialist for a major paint company. He has also owned his own auto repair shop for over 10 years and has held product management and salesman positions which has provided him with an overall knowledge of the tool business.
Jay is a graduate of The University of Alabama in Birmingham, AL. Since graduating in 2003, Jay has worked in sales. From 2010 - 2012 Jay was employed with a global leader in the paint and body side of the automotive after-market. He is goal-oriented and skilled in building strong shop, jobber and distributor relationships.
Jonathan is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. He is third generation in the automotive business and has spent the last 7 years in sales. He has a vast knowledge of tools and equipment and PBE.
Shawn has over 15 years of experience in the automotive aftermarket. He spent the past 10+ years as a technical trainer and salesman for a national automotive equipment and supply distributor. He is a certified automotive refinish technician for several paint manufacturers. He also started in sales with a national industrial supply company.