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ACT Hires New Director Of Sales & Marketing
January 13, 2014
Joining the ACT team marks John Sonnefeldt’s return to the automotive aftermarket. Sonnefeldt brings over 15 years of successful experience with him in the performance automotive aftermarket from legendary brands such as Auto Meter, Eaton and Holley.
ACT Hires New Director Of Sales & Marketing

Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT), today announced the addition of John Sonnefeldt as Director of Sales and Marketing.

Joining the ACT team marks Sonnefeldt’s return to the automotive aftermarket from Marmon-Herrington Aftermarket Truck Parts. Sonnefeldt brings over 15 years of successful experience with him in the performance automotive aftermarket from legendary brands such as Auto Meter, Eaton and Holley.

ACT President, Dirk Starksen, commented on the acquisition. “John’s knowledge and experience ranging from the street performance market to professional motorsports will be a significant asset to ACT. His proven success is exactly what ACT needs as we continue to grow and expand in the Automotive Performance Aftermarket.”

“Joining a team that is both dedicated to developing great products and has a strong entrepreneurial spirit, makes this opportunity exciting,” John added, “I’m ready to accept the challenge and aid in the expansion of ACT’s global reach.”

ACT is a premier clutch manufacturer that has more than 700 different applications and more than 1300 performance clutch kits. The company’s product line features clutches and forged flywheels for the most popular vehicles in the domestic, import, European and truck markets.