XL Parts Bestows Partnership Award on Centric Parts

April 07, 2017

XL Parts Bestows Partnership Award on Centric Parts

Representative of the Year Award Goes to Centric Representative, Brian Krause

(Industry, Calif. - April 7, 2017) - XL Parts has honored Centric Parts ® and sales representative, Brian Krause, with the 2016 Partnership Award and Representative of the Year Award respectively, during the annual XL Parts Open House held in Houston, Texas on April 1 and 2.


L-R: Scott Weinstein (XL), Dwayne Rowe (Casbey), Ali Attayi (XL), John Beale (Centric), Tim Cox (XL), Mario Garza (XL), Brian Krause (Casbey), Roland Cardenas (Casbey)

XL Parts VP of Merchandising, Mario Garza (third from right in photo), presented the Partnership Award during Sunday's Vendor and Employee breakfast. In presenting the award to Centric Parts Central Division Sales Manager, John Beale (center; holding plaque), Garza acknowledged Centric Parts for supporting XL Parts with all of their programs in 2016, and for continually providing the highest quality parts and exceptional fill rates.

Also receiving an award at the event was longtime Centric Parts sales rep and Casbey Company principle, Brian Krause (second from right in photo), who was named 2016 Representative of the Year by XL Parts for his "positive feedback, customer follow-up and participation in XL Parts promotions."

Krause accepted the award and acknowledged Casbey Company’s Dwayne Rowe and Roland Cardenas (second from left and far right respectively) who were also on hand for the event, as well as the entire agency for their team effort in supporting XL Parts.

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About Centric Parts®

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 ® , C-TEK ® , Posi Quiet ® , Fleet Performance and StopTech ® 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 dozens of 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.

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