Double Coin and CMA, a Monrovia, Calif.-based truck tire manufacturer and marketer has named Rico Austin as regional sales manager for the Southwest Region, and Bill Telefonow as regional sales manager for the Canada Region.
“Our two new regional sales managers bring a multitude of industry experience to our growing sales team,” said Aaron C. Murphy, vice president of CMA. “With the expansion of our service footprint as well as additional requirements from the marketplace, we look forward to their contribution in supporting Double Coin and CMA success.”
With 15 years in the industry, Austin held several positions with Michelin North America, Continental Tire and most recently as Western Territory manager for REMA Tip Top. Austin is based out of Scottsdale, Ariz.
Telefonow’s career includes more than 20 years of working in sales and management for several tire manufacturers, including Continental Tire Canada, and Kumho Tire Canada. Telefonow resides in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
Double Coin Tires have been marketed in the U.S. since 1992 and have grown in popularity every year. The company markets tires to some of North America’s most influential distributors including American Tire Distributors, Carroll Tire Company, The Del-Nat Tire Corp., Tire Wholesalers Inc., K&M Tire, Lucy’s Tire Inc. and many more.
Double Coin also supplies to the truckstops and strategic servicing dealers including Action Tire, Allied Tire & Oil, Les Schwab Tire, McCarthy Tire, OK Tire Store, Parkhouse Tire, Pete’s Tire Barn, Redburn Tire, Southern Tire Mart, Sullivan Tire, Todo Neumaticos y Mas (Mexico), as well as many others.
Double Coin Tires are supplied by China Manufacturers Alliance, which is based in Monrovia, California. Double Coin products include truck and bus radial and radial off-the-road tires that enjoy OEM fitments at major North American transportation and construction equipment manufacturers.