ACtion Magazine - May 2015 - (Page 32)

James Bayley appointed vp and gener- 2007. Gabbard retires after 13 years of dedicated service with Continental. al manager of Continental commercial James Bayley succeeds Gabbard, assuming vehicles and aftermarket the position of vice president and general manInternational automotive supplier Continental announced the retirement of Jerry Gabbard as vice president and general manager of the commercial vehicles and aftermarket (CVAM) business unit within the company's interior division, a position he has held since December ager of CVAM in North America. In this role, Bayley will be responsible for the organization's strategic development and overall executive management for its commercial vehicles, specialty vehicles, aftermarket, transportation technologies, and original equipment services business segments. Bayley will also oversee the design engineering, customer support, and focus factory resources at Continental's manufacturing facility in Guadalajara, Mexico. Spectronics announces two personnel appointments 32 ACTION * May 2015 Reader Reply Spectronics Corporation has announced the appointment of Daniel Tristan as its international sales manager for the Latin America and Asia-Pacific regions. Before he was at Dreyfus Global Trade, an export management company serving the automotive, heavy duty and industrial markets. In his new role, Daniel's responsibilities will be to support and increase sales by managing Spectronics' existing distribution networks in these territories. He will also be instrumental in developing business by identifying new markets and establishing additional distributors where needed. In a separate appointment, Spectronics has announced the promotion of Daniel Chusid to technical sales and regulatory compliance specialist. Dan joined Spectronics eight years ago as a sales administrator. He has also held the positions of international customer service specialist and technical sales specialist. In his new role, Dan will be responsible for maintaining legal and regulatory compliance for the company. He will also provide direction to affected business areas regarding changes in operation required for compliance. Dan has expertise on current standards, industry best practices, regulatory requirements and company policies. In addition to his regulatory compliance duties, he will also respond to technical application inquiries from sales representatives, distributors and end-users. ❆

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ACtion Magazine - May 2015

Tool and equipment review
MACS mobile A/C training is everywhere
Service Port
Leonard's Law
Virtual View
Last Watch
By the numbers
Industry News
Association News
In Memoriam

ACtion Magazine - May 2015