Richard Hagenlock has been appointed director, Refinish Business for PPG Canada Inc. Hagenlock will be responsible for developing and implementing marketing and sales strategies for the Canadian refinish market and will oversee the efforts of the refinish sales staff. He has been with PPG since 1979 and was most recently managing director for PPG in the U.K. and Ireland.
Dov Lidor, executive vice-president and general manager of Bestbuy Distributors Ltd., has announced the appointment of Marc Alary as marketing & product manager. Alary will be responsible for marketing, promotion, and sales of products through the Bestbuy DC and the drop ship programs. He brings nine years of aftermarket experience to the position.
Jerry Stevens, vice-president sales and marking, G.K. Industries, has announced the recent appointment of John P. Connolly as western region sales manager, North America. Connolly has more than 20 years of experience in the aftermarket.