Title: General Manager, Ford Lincoln Sales
John Felice is General Manager, Ford Lincoln Sales, a position to which he was appointed in November 2011. He reports to Ken Czubay, Vice President, U.S. Marketing, Sales and Service.
In this role, Felice is responsible for all Field sales and distribution related matters for Ford and Lincoln. He will aim to strengthen the distribution channel and improve dealer profitability while also improving employee and dealer satisfaction.
Most recently, Felice served as General Manager, Ford Lincoln Marketing, a position he held from December 2007 until October 2011.
Prior to that, Felice was Director, North American Fleet, Lease and Remarketing Operations.
Felice was president of Ford Thailand Operations, and as a member of the Board of Directors of AutoAlliance (Thailand) Co. Ltd., was the primary Ford interface for the joint venture.
Felice also served as the Executive Director of Marketing, Sales and Service, Ford Asia-Pacific & Africa, where he was responsible for all marketing, sales and service initiatives for the Asia-Pacific & Africa markets -- Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, Taiwan, China, India, Japan, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. He has served on numerous boards in the region including Ford Japan Ltd, Ford Japan Dealer Ltd, ACSG (Thailand) Co. Ltd, Ford Sales Thailand Co. Ltd, and Ford India Co. Ltd.
Before assuming the assignment in Asia, Felice was Product Marketing Manager for Tough Truck with Ford Division in the U.S., as well as an assignment as Portfolio Brand Strategy Manager for Ford Motor Company from 1999 to 2001.
Felice joined Ford in April 1984 and during his tenure at Ford has held various management positions in the Sales & Marketing organization including market research, franchising, advertising, product planning, programming and direct dealer interface in several sales and marketing roles.