KYB Americas Announces New Romanian Representative Office

KYB Americas is pleased to announce the newest KYB Representative Office in Timisoara, Romania. The opening ceremony took place on June 27th, 2012. In attendance were, President of KYB Europe, Mr. Shinichi Hayashi and KYB Poland General Manager Mr. Radoslaw Palka. The event was also attended by more than 35 customer guests representing 6 countries.
“This new office is another example of KYB’s commitment to growing automotive aftermarket sales with local support.” commented KYB Americas Vice President Mike Fiorito. The new KYB Representative Office will support: Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Albania, Montenegro, Macedonia and Kosovo. All these countries from South-East Europe have a strong potential for growth and they will enjoy more timely marketing and technical support from this new office. Mrs. Marcela Matuszka will head the Romania representative office. Matuszka has worked for KYB Europe since 2009.
KYB Corporation is a $4.2 billion global hydraulics manufacturer with over 8,100 employees and sells its products in over 100 countries. The company is the world’s largest supplier of shocks and struts to vehicle manufacturers and has a full range of domestic and import shocks and struts for the aftermarket. For more information, log onto www.kyb.com.

 

KYB America names Daniel Minahan Northeast Regional Manager

Daniel “DJ” Minahan was recently promoted to the role of Northeast Regional Manager of KYB Americas Corporation; announced today by KYB Vice President, Mike Fiorito.

Minahan brings with him a wealth of Automotive Aftermarket experience to his new role at KYB America. Prior to being named Northeast Regional Manager, Minahan served as a Territory Sales Manager for KYB where he was responsible for growing KYB’s business throughout the New England area.  Prior to joining KYB in 2005, Minahan was a successful territory sales manager for a large ignition parts manufacturer and also served as an operations manager for Quinsig Automotive Warehouse in Worchester, Massachusetts.

Fiorito stated, “DJ has distinguished himself as a true aftermarket professional. His year-over-year sales increases show his effectiveness. He does an outstanding job of partnering with customers to grow their ride control business.  His promotion within KYB is well earned and deserved.”

KYB Corporation is a $3.8 billion global hydraulics manufacturer with over 8,100 employees and sells its products in over 100 countries. The company is the world’s largest supplier of shocks and struts to vehicle manufacturers and has a full range of domestic and import shocks and struts for the aftermarket. For more information, log onto www.kyb.com.