Bosal, an international designer, developer, and manufacturer of automotive exhaust systems and related components, has appointed aftermarket veteran Joe Mercanti as its regional sales manager for Ontario and Chris Dawson as district sales representative for the Ontario sales team. The announcements were made by Art Beck, managing director for Bosal Canada, Inc. Joe Mercanti has worked in the Canadian automotive aftermarket for over 30 years and has considerable experience in the exhaust business. Chris Dawson has over 15 years of experience in the automotive aftermarket, including seven years in the exhaust aftermarket. Art Beck has also announced the appointment of the Lyman Agencies Ltd. as Bosal Canadas exclusive sales representatives in Thunder Bay, Ontario and the provinces of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia. Lyman Agencies president, Ken Morrison, and his four district managers bring Bosal over 70 years of combined marketing and sales experience in Western Canada. Bosal is a manufacturer of OE replacement and high performance exhaust systems, catalytic converters, and related components. A supplier to automakers since 1923, Bosal’s 100% direct fit products are quality built to OE specs in ISO certified manufacturing plants. Bosal offers OE replacements for over 3000 import makes and models. The company employs more than 6,500 people worldwide on five continents. In addition to its 31 manufacturing plants, Bosal also has 44 distribution centers in Europe, Africa, North America, South America, and Australia.