JACK HARDY Executive Vice President
E-Mail: jackh@chriskouri.com
Phone: (714) 743-2310
 

Jack joined CK & A in 1991. Prior, Jack was a partner in Berreman-Hardy for 10 years. He has worked in the Southern California market for the majority of his long standing career. He was in management with Apollo Warehouse, ACP Distributing, Cle-ware Ind, and Schroder Distributing.  

Jack brought a wealth of knowledge in hard parts and helped to form a strong foundation at Chris Kouri & Associates. Jack is one of our Executive Vice Presidents. He works diligently with Mike Bryant to oversee the daily business of CK & A, including scheduling, forecasting and communications. Jack covers accounts from Santa Barbara to Orange County in the Southern California territory.

MIKE BRYANT Executive Vice President
E-Mail:  mikeb@chriskouri.com
Phone: (925) 447-7335
 

Mike joined CK & A in 2002. He comes with incredibly deep and extensive history with the manufacturing side of the Aftermarket. Mike was with Dana Corporation for 22 years. He has traveled the corporate path extensively with in depth training and management. While at Dana, Mike served as Regional Sales Manager and Regional Business Director.

Mike’s experience in managing a sales team and working under pressure allows us to shine. Mike and Jack work cohesively to manage the daily operations of CK & A. The sales team reports to Mike and Jack. In addition, Mike covers our large accounts in Northern California.

BRIAN HOLSTINE Vice President - Sales - Pacific Northwest

E-Mail:  brianh@chriskouri.com
Phone: (503) 593-7572
 

With close to 20 years experience as a manufacturers representative in the Pacific Northwest Brian has a reputation for follow-through and a sincere interest in win-win results for both the manufacturer and the buyer.

With experience in a variety of categories including Automotive Aftermarket, Tool & Equipment, and General Merchandise Brian has established a reputation within in industry as "the guy who gets things done".  Prior to joining Chris Kouri & Associates, Brian worked with a major West coast agency and succeeded in generating substantial sales volumes with lines such as  Philips Lighting, Audiovox, Meguiar’s, Schumacher Electric, Coni-Seal, GDI Radiators, Morse Brake, and Ray-O-Vac Batteries.

During his career Brian has called on all of the major customers in Oregon, and is uniquely experienced in both traditional warehouse distributors, as well as  the retail segments of the market.  In the past, Brian has worked hard to receive several sales and management awards over his tenure in the industry two of which were, BI-MART and G.I. Joe’s "Automotive Rep of the Year".

Bucky Green VP Arizona
E-Mail: buckyg@chriskouri.com
Phone: (602) 791-1088

Bucky joined with us at the acquisition of Don Green Sales Company in 2017. His father founded DGS in 1968. DGS was one of the top agencies in the western US. Bucky, along with his sister Kelly Hodges, owned and managed the company for many years after the passing of their father, Bucky Sr.

Bucky is VP of our Arizona Territory. With his vast experience in the aftermarket, Bucky is an asset in assisting with other operational opportunities with CKA.

Kelly Hodges Director of Marketing
E-Mail: kellyh@chriskouri.com
Phone: (209) 915-6518

Kelly also joined us with the DGS acquisition in 2017. Kelly engineered the Marketing and Sales Administration duties along with many other projects including coordination of changeovers, new product rollouts and customer communication.

Kelly currently manages our Marketing Department along with our online business segment.