TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. Rick Jamieson, CEO, ABS Friction, Guelph,
Ontario, was elected 2010-2011 chairman of the Brake Manufacturers
Council (BMC) of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association
(AASA) and the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA)
at the Council’s Annual Membership Meeting, held June 4 in Longboat
Other new AASA/MEMA Brake Manufacturers Council officers elected include:
First Vice Chairman Bob Wilkes, director of product development, Bosch Brake Components LLC, Chicago, Ill.;
Second Vice Chairman Frank Oliveto, vice president, sales and marketing, ADVICS North America, Plymouth, Mich.;
Secretary: Ken Selinger, director of marketing, North American Friction, Federal-Mogul Corp., Southfield, Mich.
Chairman Ray Arbesman, chairman of NUCAP Industries Inc., Toronto,
Ontario, was recognized with a plaque for his years of service to BMC.
He will continue to serve as immediate past chairman. Other BMC
officers include Managing Director Steve Handschuh, president and COO
of AASA, and Staff Executive Jack Cameron, vice president, AASA.