BSAH promotes MacDonald to communications director

July 1, 2008

Bridgestone Americas Holding Inc. (BSAH) has promoted Dan MacDonald to executive director, communications. He most recently served as the firm's director of media relations.

In his new position, MacDonald will be responsible for managing corporate communications to both internal and external audiences "and ensuring that accurate information about the company, its products and its performance is provided to the news media, company teammates, dealers and the community in a clear and consistent manner," say BSAH officials.

He also is responsible for managing the company’s corporate image advertising efforts.

MacDonald, an award-winning broadcast journalist, joined BSAH in 2002 after having worked in broadcast news for 18 years.