King Engine Bearings announced the appointment of Phillip Data as its new national sales manager.
Data brings 20 years of experience to King, most recently as national sales manager for Modern Silicone Technologies and Magnum Gaskets. He has held key positions in sales management and operations management in the automotive aftermarket, as well as in the legal and finance fields. Data earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in marketing and management from the University of Cincinnati.
“King is a fast-growing company and I am confident that Phillip’s passion and experience will contribute to the continued growth of the company and that he will have a positive impact on our sales,” said Limor DePetro, King vice president of sales and marketing. “Phillip is an excellent match for this position and a strong asset to the King Engine Bearings sales team.”
In his role with King, Data will provide full sales management of King’s aftermarket and racing products for the U.S. and Canadian markets.