BFNT names motorsports manager

July 21, 2004

Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire LLC has promoted Joe Barbieri to manager of motorsports.

Barbieri most recently served as a project supervisor in BFNT´s motorsports department.

He will take on additional duties in relation to department budgeting and will help coordinate contracts with race teams, venues and leagues.

Barbieri joined Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. in 1972.