Platinum Driveline Inc., a premium supplier of automotive clutch kits and other driveline products, has appointed Chris Habel to the position of vice president, sales and marketing.
In this role, Habel will be responsible for all customer-facing and channel strategy functions for Platinum Driveline USA, including sales team leadership, new business development, and driving revenue across all markets in the United States.
Prior to joining Platinum, Habel served as director of marketing and product development for Walker Products, a leading manufacturer of fuel delivery, emissions controls and engine management devices. Prior to that, he held positions in purchasing, sales, and product development for AMS Automotive, also a supplier of clutch and driveline components. In all, Habel brings more than 23 years of sales and product experience to Platinum Driveline.
Commenting on Habel’s appointment, Platinum’s President and CEO, Robert Insalaco, said, “We are very excited to have Chris join the Platinum team. His work ethic and enthusiasm coupled with his skillset and knowledge of the industry are invaluable as we continue to expand our business in North America.”
Habel and the rest of the Platinum Driveline team will be available at AAPEX 2018, in booth No. 4450, in the Sands Exposition Center.