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News   January 21, 2015   by Auto Service World

Clark Limbacher Appointed Manager Of Product Development, Aisin

Clark Limbacher has joined Aisin World Corp. of America as their manager of product development.  He will be responsible for all product development in North America and Latin America. Limbacher’s extensive ongoing experience spans over a 41 year career in the automotive industry. Starting at the counter for large domestic independent jobbers in 1974 then moving on to manage an import part specialist store owned by Smothers Parts Intl., from 1979-81.  In 1981 Clark went to work for Lazorlite (which later became Import Parts America) and quickly moved up the ranks to senior product manager.  Many responsibilities included, purchasing, cataloging, both electronic and print. In 1994, with two partners, Clark founded A.L.O. Sales and Marketing.  This was a small distribution company for CV Boot Kits. In June of 2007 Clark moved to Atlanta and assumed the position of Product Manager, Imports at NAPA HQ.  Here he worked closely with the Altrom Product Management teams and was instrumental in the early developmental stages designing the tools that would permit the catalog editors to edit part applications for the NAPA Catalog.  Aisin welcomes Clark to the team.