Meet the Team

Name: Taylor Allen

Title: Sales Manager

Born & Raised in: Hobart, IN

Vehicles You Own: ’67 Fury, '18 Silverado, C5 Z06

Dream Car: Vintage Turbo Offy Indycar

Started at Hawk Performance: 2012

Before Hawk Performance: Offenhausers at Gary Bridge and Iron, Task Force Tips

Hobbies Outside of Work: There are hobbies outside cars?

Name: John Butler

Title: Sales Support Specialist

Born & Raised In: Cincinnati, Ohio

Vehicles You Own: ’95 BMW M3, ’07 BMW 328i

Dream Car: Porsche 991 GT3

Started at Hawk Performance: 2019

Before Hawk Performance: Technical Sales at a racing focused BMW parts company.

Hobbies Outside of Work: Wrenching, HPDE Events, Endurance Racing, Hiking, Hanging out with dogs

Name: Chad Nicoletti

Title: Marketing Lead

Born & Raised in: Chardon, Ohio

Vehicles You Own: '15 Dodge Dart sxt, lifted '03 Chevy Silverado on 33's, 2019 Yamaha Kodiak 700 EPS

Dream Car: '70 Chevelle SS w/LS swap (fuel injection is rad)

Started at Hawk Performance: 2019

Before Hawk Performance: Credit Manager at MFS Supply 2015-19.

Hobbies Outside of Work: Where do I begin? I have been married to my lovely wife Meredith for 11 years.

We have 3 daughters, Elena (6), Camille (4), and Silvia (17 months).

Aside from spending time with my family, I am an avid hunter, run 25 miles a week, I love wrenching on anything with an engine, home improvement projects, riding my atv, smoking meats, and making sure the Hawk team is successful.

Name: Kevin Duong

Title: Technical Support and Customer Service

Born & Raised in: Cleveland, Ohio

Vehicles You Own: '88 Dodge Daytona Shelby 2.2 T, '96 Ram 1500 with 390 Stroker, '13 Ram 2500 6.7L

Dream Car: '96 Dodge Viper or '69 Charger R/T

Started at Hawk Performance: 2017

Before Hawk Performance: Diesel Mechanic at PENSKE and USMC.

Hobbies Outside of Work: Off Roading, Fishing, Wrenching, Fish and Reptile Hobbyist.

Name: Edwin Mangune

Title: Sales Manager

Born & Raised in: Quezon City, Philippines / Los Angeles, CA

Vehicles You Own: '84 Toyota 4x4 Pickup Truck, '95 Toyota 4Runner, '97 Toyota Supra Twin Turbo, '05 Mercedes Benz E55 AMG, '73 Honda ST90, '74 Honda CT90, '85 Yamaha RZ350, '94 Harley Davidson Fat Boy

Dream Car: Porsche GT3 RS

Started at Hawk Performance: 2009

Before Hawk Performance: Performance Parts Sales & Marketing Manager.

Hobbies Outside of Work: Motorsports, Powersport and BMX Racing, tinkering in the garage (modifying stuff,) Car Motorcycle and Bicycle Enthusiast, MMA fan.


Name: Dartanion Wormsley

Title: Material Development Chemist

Born & Raised in: Staunton, Virginia

Vehicles You Own: GMC Canyon SLT, Kawasaki Ninja ZX14R

Dream Car: Corvette C7 Grand Sport

Started at Hawk Performance: 2014

Before Hawk Performance: Carlisle Industrial Brake and Friction, Carlisle Motion Control.

Hobbies Outside of Work: Krav Maga (USKMA Blackbelt), Motorcycling, Handgun shooting, Exercise.

Name: Annie Last

Title: Application Guide Manager

Born & Raised in: Wisconsin, lived in Park City, Utah past 20 years

Vehicles You Own: 1986 Oldsmobile Delta 88, 2004 Chevrolet Malibu (I know. I know.), 2008 Jeep Liberty

Dream Car: Jeep Gladiator

Started at Hawk Performance: 2015

Before Hawk Performance: Retail Inventory management and accounting

Hobbies Outside of Work: Gardening; reading; watching movies; Egg, Inc.; avid band mom; lifelong Cat Person learning to be a Dog Person

Name: Jack Sawyer

Title: Engineering Specialist

Born & Raised in: Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

Vehicles You Own: '15 Ford Fiesta ST, '93 Honda Civic CX (k-swap project car)

Dream Car: 1990-2005 NSX (K-swapped + Supercharged)

Started at Hawk Performance: 2018

Before Hawk Performance: IT and refereed soccer games.

Hobbies Outside of Work: Racing, Photography, 3D design & Aerodynamic Simulation, Sim Racing, Wrenching, Buying Beater Cars with Smoked Chassis