NGK Spark Plugs (USA) Inc. has promoted Peter Daley to zone manager for the Eastern Zone and Chris Hillestad to zone manager for the Midwest Zone.
Daley, a 33-year veteran in the aftermarket industry, was previously assistant zone manager in the Eastern region. He has been with NGK for 14 years.
Hillestad, a 20-year veteran in aftermarket industry, was previously recreational market manager. He has been with NGK for 16 years. Hillestad will now lead the newly created Midwest Zone for NGK.
In their new roles, Daley and Hillestad will oversee the sales efforts for NGK’s Aftermarket Spark Plug, Oxygen Sensor and Ignition Wires. They will report to Mike Schwab, general manager, NGK Spark Plugs aftermarket division.