Platinum Driveline USA, Inc., a supplier of automotive clutch kits and other driveline products, has appointed Terry Hertlein to the position of business development manager. In this role, Hertlein will be responsible for new customer onboarding and sales functions for Platinum Driveline USA including existing customer growth, new business development and expansion of Platinum’s heavy-duty program.
Prior to joining Platinum, Hertlein served as a regional sales manager for AMS Automotive, a similar supplier of manual transmission components to the automotive aftermarket, the company said. Prior to AMS, Hertlein owned Dana Driveline Warehouse. He brings nearly 40 years of sales and product experience to Platinum Driveline.
“I am beyond thrilled to be working with Terry again,” said Chris Habel, vice president of sales and marketing. “His work ethic and enthusiasm coupled with his experience and knowledge of the industry are invaluable as we continue to expand our business in North America”.
Platinum Driveline will be exhibiting at The AAPEX Show this year at booth number A4553 in the Sands Exposition Center.