MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (June 28, 2013) — Hercules Tire Co. of Canada has appointed Terry LeBlanc to the newly created role of vice president of sales, effective July 2.
"Terry has a long track record of accomplishments in sales management, new product development and business strategies, which will dramatically improve efficiencies and improve processes and best practices throughout the company," said Rob Keller, president of Hercules Tire Co. of Canada.
Mr. LeBlanc will report to Mr. Keller, Hercules said, and will be responsible for the management of the Canadian national sales team, P & L, customer relations, and also have full responsibility for the strategic direction and management of the sales strategy.
Mr. LeBlanc has worked in various executive roles with UAP Inc./NAPA Auto Parts and Valvoline International, where he was responsible for the business regions of Latin America, Canada, United Kingdom, Southern Europe and North Africa, according to Hercules.
Most recently, he consulted for The Benson Group in the fields of general management, sales and marketing, promotional activities, advertising, brand and product development and private label product development.