We are pleased to announce that Jon Holder will be joining K&N as Chief Sales Officer. Jon Holder was previously the Senior Vice President, Sales and Business Development for MagnaFlow/Car Sound Inc., where he was responsible for all global sales activities. K&N's CEO Steve Rogers commented that "Mr. Holder has over twenty years of experience working in a variety of industries and roles and will make a great addition to our executive team." Rogers also stated that "Jon's specific experience in our industry, financial background, and international scope make him the ideal person to lead our global sales organization in the future."
The company began a formal search for this position in January 2014 when Tim Martin was promoted to Chief Operations Officer and relinquished his oversight of sales in order to focus on his new position. Other members of the K&N management team include Steve Williams, Chief Engineering Officer, Jesse Spungin, Chief Marketing Officer, Doug Hood, Chief Financial Officer, and Jean Franks, Vice President of Administration.
K&N Engineering is the world's leading manufacturer of high performance filtration products for cars, trucks, motorcycles, engines, and industrial applications. K&N supplies 10,000 different products under the K&N brand and other OEM and aftermarket brands including air filters, air intake systems, oil filters, and related performance accessories. K&N products are sold by leading automotive parts retailers and distributors in over 80 countries. K&N is headquartered in Riverside, California with additional facilities in the United Kingdom and The Netherlands.