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Point S Names Network Operations Manager for North America

Posted on March 28, 2017

Gary Sass has joined Point S North America as its first network operations manager. Sass will be responsibile for continuing the synergy between the Point S entities in the U.S. and Canada, and working to expand the company's network, partnerships and brand in North America.

Gary Sass is joining Point S North America following time at Kumho, Continental and Goodyear.
Gary Sass is joining Point S North America following time at Kumho, Continental and Goodyear.
Point S North America serves as the organization that pairs Point S USA (Tire Factory Inc.), Point S Canada (Les Pneus Unimax) and the global Point S Development.

Sass comes to Point S after holding senior management roles at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Continental Tire the Americas LLC, and most recently, Kumho Tire U.S.A. Inc.

Point S has expanded to more than 340 locations in North America in less than two years.

Sass says, “I’m pleased to accept this opportunity to help the independent dealers of Point S grow and thrive. I feel fortunate to be joining such a respected company.”

Fabien Bouquet, CEO of Point S North America, says, “Our brand is very well known in Europe, and we have a huge opportunity to grow in North America. I know Gary will be an integral part of that growth, and we are delighted to have him on the Point S team.”

Related Topics: Fabien Bouquet, Gary Sass, Point S

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