MT. LAUREL, NJ
— Automotive Resources International (ARI) has named Joe Linden to the new position of vice president of business development. In Linden’s new role, he will be responsible for all sales-related training, recruitment of sales personnel, key account relationship management and the pursuit of new business opportunities. He will also oversee the sales efforts of the Puerto Rico regional sales office.Linden began his career with ARI more than 19 years ago as a regional manager and worked his way up through the sales organization and was recognized regularly for his outstanding sales success and contributions. He most recently served as vice president of sales, Southern Zone. Linden will report to Tom Donato, ARI’s senior vice president, sales and marketing.