"I am looking forward to sharing my experiences with my colleagues in Europe and continuing to expand Falken’s presence in the region,” says Tanigawa.

Falken Tyre Europe Names Tanigawa CEO

Mitsuteru Tanigawa is the new CEO of Falken Tyre Europe GmbH. The 61-year-old Tanigawa replaced Masatsugu Nishino, who has moved to Turkey as president of Sumitomo Rubber AKO Lastik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.

Andrew Briggs earned his MBA from University of California, Irvine and has a degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing from California State University, Long Beach.

Yokohama Promotes Andrew Briggs

Yokohama Tire Corp. has promoted Andrew Briggs to a newly created position, vice president of marketing and product management. He replaces Fred Koplin, senior director of marketing and motorsports, who has retired after 12 years with the company.  

Bromfield joined Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. in 2012.

Bromfield Is Named 1st American CEO of Toyo Tire U.S.A.

President Roy Bromfield has added CEO of Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. to his business card. He replaces Tomoshige "Tomo" Mizutani, who will remain chairman of the company. Mizutani is also chairman and CEO of Nitto Tire U.S.A. Inc.


Tenneco’s Promotion Rewards Sales of Walker Products

Tenneco Inc.’s Walker emissions control brand’s summer incentive for counter professionals will award a $5 Visa prepaid card for each sale of qualifying Walker products sold through the Walker “Go with the Flow! Benefits” promotion.

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