It is an honor to be asked to direct our sales efforts
Hastings, MI (PRWEB) January 28, 2009
Hastings Manufacturing Company, LLC, a nearly 100-year-old American manufacturer of piston rings, announced the promotion of Thomas J. DeBlasis to the position of director of national sales. DeBlasis will have responsibility for piston ring sales throughout the United States and Canada. "It is an honor to be asked to direct our sales efforts," DeBlasis said. "I am committed to the growth and support of our tremendous aftermarket customer base, including distributors, machine shops, engine remanufacturers, and high performance specialty shops."
"I am thrilled to announce Tom's promotion," said Hastings' CEO and president, Fred Cook. "Tom will play a key role in pursuing our customer's needs and further developing our large network of sales channels."
Mr. DeBlasis has thirty plus years in the automotive aftermarket with the last two and a half years with Hastings Manufacturing as their national sales manager. He has a business degree from John Carroll University and resides with his wife in Florida.
In DeBlasis's capacity he will report to Bob Kollar, Hastings' vice president of customer satisfaction.
Hastings Manufacturing Company, LLC designs and manufactures piston rings for the worldwide engine manufacturing and remanufacturing industries. Hastings holds TS16949 and ISO14001 registrations, and is an approved piston ring supplier to OEMs including those in aviation, compressors, lawn & garden, automotive, and other industries.
For more information, contact Hastings Manufacturing Company, LLC, 325 North Hanover St., Hastings, MI 49058, 800-776-1088, 269-945-2491, sales (at) hastingsmfg (dot) com, http://www.hastingsmfg.com.