NTN Promotes Director of Aftermarket Sales - Tire Review Magazine

NTN Promotes Director of Aftermarket Sales

Ed Magruder has been promoted to the director of aftermarket sales, automotive for NTN.

In his new position, Magruder will oversee all sales efforts in NTN’s aftermarket unit, including the BCA wheel bearing line and Bower heavy duty products.

Magruder joined NTN in 2013. He previously spent more than 15 years at Navistar in a variety of sales and business development leadership positions.

NTN also promoted industry veteran Thomas Evans to eastern regional sales manager. Prior to joining NTN, Evans worked at CRS Automotive, KYB, and KEM Manufacturing.

The company also hired Cory Cheever to serve as the western regional sales manager. Cheever has previously worked for Dana Automotive Aftermarket, Affinia, Fras-le, and ZF/TRW.

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