Chuck Hamad was owner and president of the family-run Hamad Tire Inc.
Charles Hamad, owner/president of Hamad Tire Inc., died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. He was 65.
Hamad opened his first tire store in 1969, and he operated the business with his sons Charlie, Mike, Nick and Alex. Hamad Tire now has four locations in Ohio -- in Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, Mansfield and Sandusky.
Bob Ulrich was named Modern Tire Dealer editor in August 2000. He joined the magazine in 1985 as assistant editor, and has been responsible for gathering statistical information for MTD's "Facts Issue" since 1993. Read more