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September 23, 2021

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Curbside Chat Season 2 Episode 02 | Today's challenges, tomorrow's opportunities. A changing landscape for the automotive aftermarket.


Join AIA Canada Chairman Bob Jaworski for Episode 2 of Curbside Chat

Curbside Chat, is a video podcast series where important issues of the aftermarket in Canada are discussed with the people who make things happen. With the aim to engage with AIA Canada members across the country, the Curbside Chat virtual platform is designed with audience participation in mind. This is your opportunity to interact with our Chairman and his special guests from across the aftermarket industry.

Date: Septemer 23, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM EDT
Podcast guest: Mike Kealey, Executive Vice President – Commercial, Dorman Products
 Today's challenges, tomorrow's opportunities. A changing landscape for the automotive aftermarket.

  • Right to Repair;
  • Product progression;
  • Push into manufacturing and electronics;
  • Reverse engineering


About Mike Kealey

Mike Kealey is Executive Vice President – Commercial for Dorman Products.

In that role, he has responsibility for Dorman’s Product Management and Development Organizations, and their Sales and Marketing functions. Prior to being named EVP, he served as Senior Vice President – Product, overseeing the company’s product design and development efforts, engineering and quality functions and supplier management.

He first joined Dorman Products in November of 2002 as a Product Manager, and has held several other positions of increasing responsibility throughout his tenure with the company.

Before joining Dorman Products, Mr. Kealey was employed by Eastern Warehouse Distributors, Inc., a regional distributor of automotive replacement parts, holding several key leadership positions. He attended Temple University, and is a graduate of the Wharton School of Business’ Advanced Management Program. 

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