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Centric Parts Promotes Brian Schweinhagen to Director of Quality
(Industry, Calif. - June 7, 2017) - Centric Parts, North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of O.E. and aftermarket brake and chassis components, announced today the promotion of Brian Schweinhagen to the newly created position of Director of Quality. In this position, Brian will report to Centric Parts VP of Operations, Sal Bora, and will be responsible for developing, managing and communicating Corporate Quality Management Program (QMP) requirements, as well as training all Centric Parts, Qualis and StopTech quality personnel in the United States and China.
“Brian has accumulated a tremendous amount of quality assurance expertise at Qualis and Centric in both brakes and chassis,” said Bora. "He is exactly the right person for this new position, where he will oversee quality control at all of our Qualis, Centric and StopTech locations."
Since earning his B.S. in Industrial Engineering Technology from Kent State University, Brian has gained experience with all levels of Quality Assurance to include ISO Certified Lead Auditor, Quality Design and Engineering. In 2004, Brian joined Qualis Automotive, which became a part of Centric Parts in 2013. In his current role, Brian has been essential in helping the company meet the high quality standards Qualis, Centric and StopTech are known for in the automotive aftermarket industry.
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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.