New York, New Jersey
Bill has spent 25 years in the automotive business. He has a vast knowledge of tools and equipment and the PBE business. Bill was self-employed for 7 years as a retail supply distributor and has spent the last 12 years in different selling capacities for a national auto parts chain.
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.
Kevin has spent 9 years in the automotive business. His knowledge of tools, electronics and equipment is the result of his hands-on shop experience. . Kevin is also well versed in the PBE collision industry in consumables, paint spray, tools and equipment is the result of his hands-on shop and jobber expertise. Past employment at Subaru Distributors Corp., STS Tire Auto Service Center and as a Carquest/Advance Auto Parts jobber salesman has provided him with vast experience. Kevin has also owned an independent repair business. He is proficient in the following: electronic diagnostics, emissions, wheel service welding and all aspects of vehicle troubleshooting and technical support for products and 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.
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.
Rich has been in the automotive business for 25 years. After receiving a diploma in Automotive Technology from Pennco Technical Institute, Rich held a position as an ASE certified technician and manager of a well known service center. For the past 18 years Rich has been an employee for some of the most respected distributors in the automotive industry. During this tenure he has worked closely with many manufacturers and customers. His strong organizational and customer service skills have helped him build long lasting relationships.
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
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.
Dan's experience includes a product management role with a major automotive, industrial and marine warehouse distributor. Dan's role involved purchasing products and generating pull-through business for manufacturers.
Emilio is well versed in all aspects of the PBE market and automotive industy. He has over 20 years of experience as a certified automotive refinish technician, certified structural technician, certified specialist for a major paint company, and as a sales and product manager. As well as extensive skills at the shop level. In additon , he has held management and salesman positions which has provided him with an overall knowledge of the tool business.