Suppliers

Alliance Names Laurence Bennett as VP of Aftermarket Sales

Posted on July 22, 2019
Law Bennett will lead aftermarket sales for Alliance Tire Americas. His experience includes two decades with Michelin.
Law Bennett will lead aftermarket sales for Alliance Tire Americas. His experience includes two decades with Michelin.

Alliance Tire Americas Inc. (ATA) his hired Laurence (Law) Bennett, a former Michelin executive, as vice president of aftermarket sales–east.

Bennett comes to ATA from Exide Technologies, where he served as VP of the GNB Industrial Power Division, leading a sales and service organization covering the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

Prior to his position at Exide Technology, Bennett was employed for nearly two decades in the tire industry with the Michelin Group. In his last position at Michelin, vice president—agricultural and construction tires, Law was responsible for growing sales in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

He also had 10 years of international experience with the company, establishing successful commercial sales organizations at joint ventures in India and Thailand, where he developed business with large distributors and fleet customers.

“We couldn’t be happier with the match of experience that Law has to offer and our current strategic planning at ATA,” says ATA President Dhaval Nanavati. “With his intimate experience in AG, OTR and Truck tire distribution, we’re expecting accelerated growth in our ability to service dealers, and to increase the strength of our Alliance, Galaxy and Primex brands with our customers throughout North America.”

Alliance Tire Americas is the American sales and marketing arm of the Alliance Tire Group (ATG), a global manufacturer of agricultural, logging, construction, material handling and other off-the-road (OTR) tires. The company’s brands are Alliance, Galaxy, and Primex. Alliance Tire Americas is also the exclusive U.S. distributor for Aeolus TBR tires, and also markets its own Constellation brand of TBR and OTR tires.

For more information, visit www.atgtire.com.

Related Topics: Alliance Tire Americas Inc., personnel changes

Comments ( 0 )
More Stories
News Pirelli Will Host The Perfect Fit Award Contest on Aug. 17

This year’s Monterey Car Week in California brought vintage, new and concept cars together with, in many cases, Pirelli tires.

Gustavo (Gus) Lima, CEO; Linda Bassitt, president; and Marco Zigni, vice president of the Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo, had the honor of cutting the opening ribbon to start the show. 
Article Latin Tyre Expo Turns 10: New, Retreaded Tire Markets Were Examined

The Latin Tyre Expo celebrated its 10th anniversary in late June at the Atlapa Convention Center in Panama City, Panama. The Expo has become the leading event for suppliers and manufacturers to connect with leading tire distributors and dealers from Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean regions (LATAM).

The new Toyo Extensa A/S II will be available in 55 sizes covering more than 80% of the vehicle market by the end of the first quarter of 2020.
News Toyo Releases the Extensa A/S II

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has released the next generation of its value-oriented all-season tire for passenger cars, minivans, SUVs, CUVs, and light trucks: the Extensa A/S II.

Be the First to Know

Get the latest news and most popular articles from MTD delivered straight to your inbox. Stay on top of the tire industry and don't miss a thing!