Retired Modern Tire Dealer Editor Bob Ulrich was recently recognized by the Ohio Tire & Automotive Association (OTAA) for "nearly 35 years of service to the tire industry," says Alex Boehnke, the association's legislative director.
Tire Industry Association (TIA) members are reminded that the deadline to vote for candidates for the 2020-2021 board of directors is Sept. 1. Ten candidates, including eight newcomers, are seeking four open positions.
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) board has elected Jim Pangle of Fountain Tire Ltd. as board secretary and reelected Mike Wolfe of Southeastern Wholesale Tire Co. to a third term as board treasurer.
E.K. “Chic” Fox, longtime Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) leader, died at home in Indiatlantic, Fla., on June 6 after a long illness. Fox dedicated 43 years of his life to ALI and improving automotive lift safety.