Hastings Manufacturing Company, a global piston ring manufacturer, has announced the appointment of Ken Holbrook as president and CEO.
In Ken’s previous role at Hastings as Senior VP Sales & Marketing, he had a significant impact in growing global sales and bringing a focus back to marketing for the company. Under Ken’s direction Hastings has revitalized the Hastings brand globally, created a new website, and will shortly be launching on TecDoc. With nearly 30 years in the automotive industry, including Magna International, Ken brings experience, energy and passion to his new role as president and CEO.
With Ken’s promotion, Jeff Guenther has been promoted to senior vice president sales and marketing. Jeff comes to this position with over 30 years of experience at Hastings Manufacturing. During his tenure at Hastings, Jeff’s roles have included marketing and global sales, which coupled with his dedication and strategic mindset, make him well suited for this new role.