TRMG appoints new chairman

June 16, 2006

Jeff Young of Patch Rubber Co. is the new chairman of the Tread Rubber & Tire Repair Materials Manufacturers' Group.

Young replaces Norm Ball of Michelin North America Inc. Young will hold the post for the next year-and-a-half.

Rounding out the current line-up of TRMG officers are Robbins LLC's Thad Perdue, treasurer, and Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.'s Phil Boarts, who is the group's secretary.