Ken Kee, senior vice president of sales for the Dayco North American Aftermarket, has appointed Richard Crotzer as the director of sales, U.S.
In the newly-created position, Crotzer will be responsible for all independent traditional sales in the U. S.
He joined Dayco in 1980 as a territory sales manager, was promoted to heavy duty district manager in 1983, southeast regional manager in 1986, and most recently to manager of east divisional sales in 1997.
“Richard has proven himself a talented, capable, and creative sales professional,” Kee said. “He has the respect of those of us within Dayco, as well as the broader Aftermarket community. His experience has prepared him perfectly for his new position.”
Dayco Products, LLC is a global designer, manufacturer, and supplier of belts, tensioners, pulleys, and hose in both the original equipment and aftermarket automotive and heavy duty truck markets.