Performance Friction Brakes® appoints Norman Barker as Business Development Executive
MotoIQ Staff Report
(Clover, SC) May 11, 2010 Performance Friction Corporation® announced today the appointment of Norman Barker as their Business Development Executive. Barker brings a wealth of industry experience to Performance Friction having previously served at AP Racing in Coventry for more than 25 years and latterly in the senior position of Sales and Marketing Director.
Performance Friction’s Managing UK Director, Peter Babbage, said “I am absolutely delighted to have Norman join our team. He is extremely well respected and liked within the industry and will undoubtedly be a great ambassador for the company in our quest to expand into different market sectors, whilst also helping to build on our existing business”.
Performance Friction’s Director of Motorsports-USA, Darrick Dong, said “Norman has been one of the pillars in the Motorsports market and his experience and knowledge is not only well respected but well received by the PFC family”.
Don Burgoon, Performance Friction Corporations President and CEO commented “Norman is a great addition to our team, his knowledge and integrity in the market is held in the highest regard and he is an asset to the Race Market as a whole”.
Performance Friction Corporation® continues to be the market leader wherever drivers demand unrivaled performance and quality, No Compromises™. Performance Friction® brake calipers, rotors and Carbon Metallic® pads are manufactured in our state of the art production plant located in Clover, South Carolina. Performance Friction® brakes are the standard of excellence in high-performance vehicles, commercial fleets and street vehicles. Hundreds of races and more than 1,500 championships have been won on Performance Friction Carbon Metallic® pads. Last year alone over 120 racing champions all over the world drove to victory on Performance Friction® brakes. www.performancefriction.com
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