Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. has hired a pair of industry veterans in its quest to grow and increase its market share in North America.
Nexen Tire Corp. has named Jong Sun Kim acting CEO of its North American operations.
Scott Clark will lead Michelin North America Inc. as chairman and president beginning Jan. 1, 2018. Joanie Martin has been named to the new role of chief administrative officer.
Ken Hartman is the new president of Mac Tools, North America. In his new role, he will advance Mac Tool’s focus on innovation and "Made in the USA with Global Materials" initiatives.
Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. has named Soo Il Lee CEO and president. He will serve alongside existing CEO Hyun Bum Cho.
Jim Hawk is adding another job title to his Toyo business card. The chairman of Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc. and Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing Inc. has been appointed chairman and CEO of another Toyo subsidiary, Toyo Automotive Parts (USA) Inc.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has named LaTres Jarrett director of marketing for its Bandag retreads business unit.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp.’s new vice president of marketing is Tim Chaney, who brings more than 30 years of marketing and automotive experience to the company.
Kim Jong-Ho has been appointed chairman of Kumho Tire Co. Inc. by Korean Development Bank, the current creditors of Kumho Tire. The appointment will be effective Dec. 1, 2017.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has named Damien Harmon president of GCR Tires & Service.
Epicor Software Corp. has named Stephen Murphy the company's new CEO, replacing Joe Cowan, who will retire at the end of October 2017.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has hired Shannon Quinn as president, original equipment (OE) tire sales, U.S. and Canada, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO).
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has named Mike Dwyer chief marketing officer and Mike Dauberman chief digital officer for its North America consumer business.