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For Immediate Release
Competition Wheel Announces Strategic Alliance with RTX Wheels
Competition Wheel of Ronkonkoma, NY and RTX Wheels have entered into a strategic alliance forming the new company RT Accessories US, Inc.
Ronkonkoma, NY, March 6, 2017 (For immediate release) Competition Wheel, a northeast regional custom wheel and accessories distributor, and RTX Wheels, a major force in the automotive aftermarket and wheel manufacturer of the RTX brand of custom wheels, announces a new strategic alliance and formation of the new entity RT Accessories US, Inc. The new entity will continue doing business as Competition Wheel.
Simultaneously, the new company announces the hiring of long time wheel distribution expert, Bob Hazard as the National Sales Manager. RT Accessories US, Inc. dba; Competition Wheel, located in Ronkonkoma, NY, now in its 20th year of operation has entrusted Bob Hazard to manage sales and distribution in the US, focusing on the northeast market area initially.
Competition Wheel offers (regionally) a specialty selection of premium custom wheel brands such as TSW & Vossen and will now be introducing the RTX brand of wheels to the USA with next day delivery (via UPS) to most of the northeast, and will begin shipping the RTX brand anywhere in the USA to wholesale customers ONLY.
“I am extremely excited about this opportunity to join Competition Wheel and help with expanding our business. It is exactly the position I have been seeking” stated Bob Hazard, Sales Manager for the USA. “With nearly 30 years in the B2B custom wheel industry, I have never been this excited! I am very pleased that Pat McNulty of Competition Wheel (and the management of RTX Wheels), a longtime friend and fellow “wheelhead” has entrusted me with this challenge…we’ve known each other for a very long time and have always been friendly competitors, it’s about time we joined forces!”
“Through this strategic alliance we will be strengthening the depth of our sales team with the addition of Bob, Claude Carriere (senior consultant) and me. Together with the existing staff at Competition Wheel we will have well over 100 years of combined experience in the custom wheel industry” stated Pat O’Hara, VP Sales at RTX Wheels. “We are all very excited about the future of Competition Wheel and the RTX brand of products.”
Competition Wheel, a major force in the custom wheel industry in the northeast for the last 20 years, is now poised to take this new company and the RTX brand to the next level.
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