Ryan Smith is Sales and Marketing Manager for Cloyes’ aftermarket business, involved in all Cloyes aftermarket segments and markets, including O’Reilly Auto Parts and the Latin American market.
After receiving his Bachelor of Arts double major in International Relations and Latin American Studies from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville in 2013, he started working for Cloyes as Sales and Marketing Coordinator. Ryan’s experience at Cloyes has included sales management for multi-national accounts in U.S., Canada, Mexico and South America for both stock replacement and high performance products. His domestic account experience has him focused on engine builders/rebuilders, along with being the NAPA account manager. In addition, he is responsible for marketing issues such as catalog and website functions and appearance and was the lead man on the development of the highly successful aftermarket tech videos.
Prior to entering college, Ryan enlisted in the Arkansas Army National Guard in April 2008. He is a current member of AASA, MEMA, PERA, YANG, OAC.