Brian Wright

General manager | Tire Network Group | Age: 27

What was your first job in the industry? My first job in the industry was with Kumho as marketing event coordinator.  At that time Kumho sponsored multiple NBA, NFL, U.S. Soccer, and college teams, I managed dealer and consumer events across the country, often associated with a sporting event.  It was a dream job for a recent college grad and sports fan.

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A new generation of leaders is influencing the livelihoods of today’s independent tire dealers, and Modern Tire Dealer is recognizing those who are On the Rise. Young men and women are at the forefront of the industry, and they’re helping to lead the way as our business continues to evolve at the lightning-speed pace typical of  the  21st century. From product development and manufacturing all the way to the sales counter and service bays, young leaders are finding ways to propel our industry forward. On the Rise highlights the work and accomplishments of the next generation, and looks to inspire the entire industry with these trailblazers’ stories.

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