Advanced Clutch Technology has announced that Rich Barsamian has joined the ACT sales team as national sales manager. He will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic initiatives to grow ACT’s product business, according to a press release.
Barsamian, an industry veteran with many years in the automotive and performance aftermarket, brings a wealth of experience and relationships at every level-from warehouse distributor to chain retailers and mail order/Internet companies, according to the release.
He served as vice president of sales for Grant Products and also worked as national sales manager for Edelbrock. He is also active in the SEMA community and sits on the MPMC Select Committee and the SEMA Memorial Scholarship Committee, the release stated.
Lancaster, Calif.-based ACT offers more than 700 different clutch applications and more than 1,200 performance clutch kits.