"Make no mistake, there's a difference between producing HVA tires and the curing of a 15-inch tire versus a 20-inch tire," says Gordon Knapp, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc.
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CEO Knapp Answered All Our Questions About Bridgestone

Modern Tire Dealer had the opportunity to sit down with Gordon Knapp, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc., at the company’s recently held consumer tire business meeting in Los Angeles.  Knapp took over this position in September when Gary Garfield retired.

Gary Garfield, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc., has an added role of senior vice president, Bridgestone Corp.
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Bridgestone promotes senior executives

The board of directors of Bridgestone Corp. has promoted several executives within Bridgestone Americas Inc. (BSA) to senior roles in the global corporation, effective Sept. 1, 2014.

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Danielson will lead BATO commercial tire division

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) has named Kurt Danielson president, U.S. & Canada commercial tire sales. In addition, Danielson will assume the role of senior vice president, Bridgestone Americas Inc.

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Bridgestone Americas has new leader

Bridgestone Americas Inc. (BSAM) announced changes to its executive leadership and its consumer tire business. Gordon Knapp will become COO of BSAM and chairman, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO), on March 1, 2014.

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