August 2017

Russell Stebbins Appointed Director of Aftermarket Business Unit at Akebono Brake Corporation

Farmington Hills, Mich. — August 3, 2017 — Akebono Brake Corporation has appointed Russ Stebbins to the newly created position of director, aftermarket business unit, according to its president and CEO, Wilm Uhlenbecker.

Stebbins will be responsible for leveraging Akebono’s industry-leading braking technologies to secure new opportunities for growth of the company’s aftermarket business in NAFTA and LATAM regions.

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