Hayes Appoints OE and Aftermarket Sales Manager for Europe
MEQUON, USA — With continued growth over the past several seasons, Hayes is bolstering its Sales and Marketing team by adding new personnel to the Sales and Marketing Department including a new manager for the company’s OE and Aftermarket business in the EU.
Gernot Mecke will assume the role of European Account Manager. In his role he will manage OE and Aftermarket business in the EU. Gernot comes to Hayes from Merida Centurion. “I’ve been a customer of Hayes for several years and have witnessed their growth on the European continent. I’m also a lifelong and avid rider and have grown up with these brands. I look forward to digging in and promoting these brands and great products with our European customers and riders everywhere,” said Gernot.
Next to Gernot Zac Smith of Smithtech joins Hayes as a contractor to support Hayes’ newly formed Product Specialist role. Adam Weitzner has been appointed Aftermarket Channel Manager and he comes to Hayes from QBP where he was most recently in charge of Global Sales for the All City brand. Eric Schutt will be taking on the role of Media and Team Relations Manager for the US market.