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BKT strengthens Agri Sales team with Mehta

Posted on August 27, 2014
Minoo Mehta will be responsible for BKT's Agri Tire Sales in the replacement market in the western U.S., as well as for OE sales in the U.S.

Minoo Mehta will be responsible for BKT's Agri Tire Sales in the replacement market in the western U.S., as well as for OE sales in the U.S.

Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) announced the addition of tire industry veteran Minoo Mehta to its Agri Sales team as vice president, Agri Sales for BKT’s United States operations.

Mehta will be responsible for Agri Tire Sales in the replacement market in the western U.S., as well as for OE sales in the U.S. He will report to Carl Casalbore, head of BKT’s Agri Business in the U.S. He will be based at BKT’s Akron, Ohio, office.

Mehta has 40 years of international experience in business. For the last seven years was with Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. where under his leadership, the company expanded its international business in various product categories. As director Commercial Tire Marketing at Hercules he headed strategic product groups resulting in business growth.

Related Topics: ag tires, Balkrishna Industries Ltd., BKT, Carl Casalbore, Farm tires, Minoo Mehta

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