Founded in 1971 by Jim Considine, Jr, Considine Sales & Marketing, Inc. (CSM) is an independent manufacturers representative agency with over 200 years of combined experience in the specialty automotive after market industry.
With our main offices in the Detroit area, our 10 sales and marketing professionals service 15 states; Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, Western Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Missouri, Minnesota, Kansas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. Since 1971, CSM has specialized in providing sales and service for our manufacturers at Specialty WD's, Traditional WD's, Direct Marketers, Mass Merchandisers, Wheel & Tire Distributors, Undercar WD's along with Engine and Chassis Builders. CSM works closely with each manufacturer's sales and marketing team to establish targets and accomplish specific goals.
We invite you to explore the advantages of working with our seasoned professional sales staff. Please feel free to contact Jim Considine at our main office to discuss how we can fulfill your sales goals.
Jim III has a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing and 23 years experience as a manufacturers representative; the last 18 with Considine Sales & Marketing. He is Detroit based and has responsibility for accounts in Eastern Michigan; Buckeye Sales/Jeg's and Summit Racing/A-Tech. Jim III is responsible for day-to-day operations at CSM as well as supporting the other territories with programs and specific sales efforts.
Greg resides in Syracuse, Indiana and is responsible for Northern Indiana, Northern Illinois, and Wisconsin markets. Greg has 26 years experience in the automotive industry and brings an exciting energy to CSM. His background as National Sales Manager for aftermarket suppliers as well as his tenure in territory sales gives Greg the well-rounded ability to assist our manufacturers with sales programs and targets. You will enjoy Greg's daily selling excitement. Greg is responsible for assisting in day-to-day operations at CSM.
Gary lives in Columbiana, Ohio and is responsible for the West Virginia, Northern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania markets. He is also part of the team that services Summit Racing/A-Tech Motorsports. Gary has a broad technical background and spends his weekends racing sprint cars in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Prior to CSM, Gary owned and operated a family Speed Shop for more than 20 years.
Thom resides in Indianapolis, Indiana and has a broad territory which includes Mid-Southern Indiana, Southwest Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois and Wisconsin. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from Ball State University and over 7 years experience as a manufacturer's representative. Thom uses his youth to generate enthusiasm and provide initiative to obtain marketing and sales goals and gather pertinent information in order to best grow our manufacturer's products in the field.
Jim has 40+ years of jobber/installer customer service experience with such prestigious WDs as Blacksmith Distributing, Keystone Automotive and Nickels Performance. He is a hands-on racer and a motorcycle enthusiast - hobbies that add to the knowledge he brings to CSM. Jim's addition to our sales and service force bolsters CSM's commitment to our manufacturers to increase pull-thru marketing, sales and field information efforts in our territory.
Located in our Central Midwestern branch, Shawn has worked in the Automotive Aftermarket industry for 21 years...17 years for a top Aftermarket Truck Manufacturer and has been with CSM for 4 years now. Shawn's dedication to the customer along with his understanding of all forms of distribution from the manufacturer's perspective makes him invaluable to our agency. Shawn is involved with YEN (Young Executive Network) and is a SEMA Ambassador. He has been involved with several SEMA committees and helped start up a marketing group among non competing manufacturers called the "Alliance Marketing Group." Shawn's passion for the industry and its history is what will drive him to bring the highest level of sales and service to his territory which includes the MINK states of Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas.
Mike’s passion for motorsports has given him over twenty years of experience with warehouse distributing, manufacturing and retail sales in the Automotive Aftermarket industry. He has worn many hats forming him into a well-rounded sales representative. Mike has served time as a National Sales Manager for a prominent aftermarket manufacture, a territory salesman, a customer service rep, a retail store manager, and understands purchasing, marketing and production scheduling. Mike enjoys traveling and his favorite vacation spot is Alaska. He has visited 8 foreign countries and 31 states. With ease Mike will service Nebraska, Missouri and Kansas.
Mike is located in Esko, MN within miles from Lake Superior and services a broad territory covering Minnesota, North and South Dakota along with western Wisconsin. Mike’s tenure in the automotive aftermarket has been over 20 years bringing experience from multiple levels including retail auto parts sales, wholesale aftermarket sales, internet sales, manufacturing and the last 11 years as a manufacturer’s representative. His wide range of experience allows him to be “in-tune” with his customers’ needs and easily bridges the gap with CSM’s manufacturers. Mike is an avid outdoorsman and most importantly enjoys drag racing in his spare time.
Anna lives in Holly, Michigan and is the backbone of communications and information for CSM. Anna's primary duties include accumulating monthly information for each sales territory, direct customer mailings, preparation of sales presentations, and keeping CSM organized.
Brody is CSM's web site developer and resident IT expert. He brings impressive credentials to the table. Brody graduated from the David Letterman School of Digital Technology at Ball State University then was immediately employed by Sesame Street's Digital Media Department. In 2009 and 2010 Brody produced the sizzle reel for the HotRodders of Tomorrow and also produced the promotional video for the Race and Performance Expo held in St. Charles, IL. Along with his creative duties at CSM, he is a freelance producer and music manager in New York City.
CSM is your Field Sales Force Representing the Countries Top Manufacturers in these categories:
Street Performance and Racing Engine Components
Electronic Tuning and Engine Management Products
High Performance Exhaust Systems
Street, Racing and Off Road Suspension Components
Truck & Diesel Performance Products
Truck Suspension Lift, Leveling and Body Lift Kits
Custom Automotive and Truck Accessories
Racing Safety Equipment
Automotive Interior Protection & Storage
Specialists In all After market Categories
Dee Zee Blue Label Padlock Box™ - Feat. Myles "Fury" Jury
WeatherTech: You Can't Do That - Super Bowl Ad
Cargo Ease - Fleet
Moroso TV: Moroso Performance TV Commercial
WeatherTech® BumpStep® Full Length Commercial
2014-2015 Chevy Silverado 1500 5" Premium Lift System
611 S Milford Rd, PO BOX 1208
Highland, MI 48357
Phone: (248) 889-7887
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