BFNT shuffles execs in Consumer Tires division

Dec. 1, 2006

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire LLC (BFNT) has promoted Tim Dunn and Steve Rammer to new roles within its Consumer Tires division.

Dunn has been named director brand/supply chain marketing, succeeding Phil Pacsi, now vice president of consumer marketing for BFNT.

In this new position, Dunn will be responsible for advertising, Family Dealer retail marketing and product planning.

He also will retain his current responsibilities in supply chain marketing. He most recently served as BFNT's director of national marketing operations and supply chain management for BFNT's Consumer Replacement Tire unit.

BFNT has named Rammer director of consumer tires retail, succeeding John Baratta in that role. (Baratta is now vice president of consumer sales, BFNT.)

In his new position, Rammer will be responsible for BFNT's northern and southern retail regions in the U.S., plus Canada and corporate accounts. He most recently served as region general Mmnager for south consumer retail.