BFNT elevates truck tire execs

Jan. 31, 2006

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire LLC has promoted commercial tire executives Kurt Danielson and Art Campagnoni.

Danielson has been promoted to executive director, commercial marketing for the United States and Canadian markets. He most recently served BFNT as director of commercial marketing.

Danielson will be responsible for marketing all of BFNT's truck and bus tire brands in the U.S. and Canada, and also will be in charge of product planning, supply/inventory planning and BFNT's Oncor retreading operation.

Campagnoni has been promoted to executive director, commercial sales. He most recently worked as director of commercial sales.

In his new position, Campagnoni will oversee sales of BFNT's truck and bus brands and will supervise replacement sales through the company's dealer network. His duties also will include sales direction of BFNT's original equipment truck and bus tire business, in addition to truckstop sales and national fleet sales.

Promotions were effective Jan. 1.