Akebono Names Molina to District Manager Role

July 28, 2021

Akebono Brake Corp. has named Willy Molina to its aftermarket sales team. A 25-year aftermarket veteran, Molina will fill the role of southeast district manager.

Prior to joining Akebono, Molina held a variety of management roles at AutoPlus, Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack, Bennett Auto Supply and Dorman Products.

"Willy is a true sales professional with a strong passion for the automotive aftermarket and we are looking forward to him working closely with our professional installers, fleets, municipalities, jobber stores and distributors," says Matt Kenefick, Akebono's eastern region sales manager.


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