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March 8, 2022

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Curbside Chat Season 2 Episode 4 | Rethinking the Aftermarket: EVs, E-commerce, and Evolving Expectations


Join AIA Canada Chairman Bob Jaworski for Episode 4 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: March 8, 2022
Live show: 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST

Topic: Rethinking the Aftermarket: EVs, E-commerce, and Evolving Expectations
Podcast guest: Jasna Smiljcic, Canadian Country Sales Director – Gates Corporation

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About Jasna Smiljcic

Jasna Smiljcic joined Gates in January 2019 as Canada's Industrial Replacement Sales Director. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, Jasna has a teaching degree from the University of Banja Luka, Bosnia. Jasna also holds a Canadian credit degree from Dun & Bradstreet, and a degree in Business Analysis from Humber College, in Toronto, Ontario.

In October 2020, Jasna was promoted to Canadian Country Sales Director, and is  responsible for Canada's industrial and automotive replacement field sales.

In 1994, Jasna arrived in the best country in the world. This is the place she has always felt welcome and has never experienced discrimination about an accent or as a naturalized Canadian citizen. Here she has made a life and met many new friends and family. Now 27 years later, Jasna has spent more time here than in her former home. Each day she feels thankful to be one of the fortunate ones who arrived here. No need to play the lottery as she already won when she came to Canada.

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