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Marcus G. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 16, 2014

Marcus G.

   South Africa
  |   Kempton Park, Gauteng

Overview

Highly experienced in the automotive aftermarket industry, with a passion for developing and growing sought after brands and respected companies in an extremely competitive local market.

Strong marketing and management background in both wholesale and retail environments with an impressive track record of more than 20 years hands on experience.

Proven ability to identify gaps and opportunities in the market, adapting to changing conditions & customer needs by utilising more innovative marketing methods and unique product offerings.

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Skills (10)

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Automotive
Automotive Aftermarket
Vehicles
Coaching
Automobile
Sales and marketing
Strategic Planning
New Product Ideas
Business Development
Procurement

Employment

McCarthy Tyres
Tyre Sales Manager
2013 - Present
Introducing tyres to McCarthy Motor Group nationally.
Pride Performance Parts
Owner
2010 - 2013
Import and distribution of Pride Alloy wheels, TPI fastener products. Southern African agent for Tenzo R, Avid1 & DeModa wheels ex USA.
Speedway Motorsports
Partner
2008 - 2009
Retail fitment center (wheels, tyres, exhausts and suspension), also importing and distributing STR wheels.
Speed Freaks
Manager
2002 - 2008
Wholesale distribution company. Initially handling Falken tyres with a shift to aftermarket alloy wheels as well as carbon fibre parts and TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System).
Yokohama South Africa
National Sales Manager
1992 - 2002
Import and distribution of Yokohama and Nankang branded tyres for Southern African region.

Education

Boksburg High School
Matric
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Dale Carnegie
Sales Advantage
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Wits Business School
Management Advancement Program
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