Centric Parts Announces Hiring of Esgardo Flores as Mexico-Hydraulics Manager
Friday, 15 January 2016 00:00
Centric Parts Announces Hiring of Esgardo Flores as Mexico/Hydraulics Manager
(Industry, Calif. - January 18, 2016) Centric Parts, North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of OE and aftermarket brake and chassis components, announced today the hiring of Esgardo Flores as Mexico/Hydraulic Product Manager. In his new role at Centric he will be part of the company’s Product Management team and will also serve as a liaison to the growing Mexico market.
“The Mexico market continues to grow in size and importance for Centric,” stated CEO and President, Dan Lelchuk. “Esgardo will be a huge asset in developing and maintaining relationships in that sector, as well as expanding our programs with our customer partners.”
“We are very pleased to have Esgardo joining our team,” said Vice President of Product Management, Brian Griffin III. “His focused experience addressing the aftermarket in Mexico will enhance our product range that will exceed our customer’s expectations.”
Mr. Flores comes to Centric Parts with more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing engineering and product management, including serving most recently as General Manager at Altmans Products and prior to that as Manufacturing Engineering Manager at TI Automotive and Product Engineering Manager at Helvex. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration, Mr. Flores has added progressive experience managing manufacturing processes, developing new products and coordinating cross-functional teams.
About Centric Parts®
is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of aftermarket brake and chassis components for passenger vehicles, light and medium duty trucks, fleet vehicles, high performance vehicles and race cars under the Centric®
, Posi Quiet®
, Fleet Performance
labels. Through its StopTech and Qualis Automotive divisions, Centric also supplies components and systems to dozens of OEM and private label customers. With an unparalleled level of research and development in North America, Centric leads the industry in brake and chassis technology innovation, having earned several patents and numerous industry accolades along the way. The company has enjoyed solid annual growth since being founded in 2000, and now operates multiple nationwide facilities encompassing over one million square feet of office, warehouse and manufacturing space.