Emile Korkor is the assistant vice president of Acura National Sales, responsible for leading U.S. sales activities for the Acura brand, as well as overseeing the company's Dealer Communication, Training and Technology division for both the Honda and Acura brands.
Korkor joined Honda in 1999, working with Honda Financial Services in Canada.
In 2000, he took a position in the Product Planning department at Honda Canada, Inc., with a focus on product development of Acura models, including bringing to market the first-generation MDX, third-generation TL, and RSX.
In 2006, Korkor assumed a role in Acura National Sales Operations, overseeing dealer recognition programs, customer incentive programs and sales promotional activities to support all product launches.
In 2007, he joined Acura's field organization as a district sales manager supporting all dealers in the Ontario market.
In 2011, Korkor returned to his product planning roots as a senior product planner for Acura, bringing to market the first-generation RDX and managing the final year of the first-generation NSX.
In 2012, he assumed a role in Acura Brand Strategy and Sales Operations and was promoted to manager of Acura Sales Operations in 2013.
In 2015, Korkor became manager of Acura Field Operations with oversight of the national field organization, working with dealers across Canada to strengthen national retail sales.
In 2018, he became senior manager and Acura brand leader, working with North American leadership to develop Acura Brand strategies and communications.
In 2019, Korkor was promoted to assistant vice president, Acura Sales & Marketing with responsibility for leading Acura business in Canada, including sales, service, marketing, public relations and dealer development.
Korkor moved to American Honda in April 2021, assuming his current role of assistant vice president of Acura National Sales for the U.S.
In April 2022, Korkor assumed additional responsibility for the company's Dealer Communication, Training and Technology division serving both the Honda and Acura brands, which includes overseeing dealer communication, sales training for automobile dealership sales consultants, and the American Honda interactive network (iN) web portal, serving auto, powersports, and power equipment distributors and retailers.