Virginia Automotive Association Elects 3 Officers

John Kline, president of Old Dominion Tire Services Inc. in Midlothian, Va., is the new president of the Virginia Automotive Association (VAA). He replaces Scott Brown, owner of Cardinal Plaza Shell in Springfield, Va.


Gori Earns a Place on Apollo's Board of Directors

Francesco Gori, former Pirelli Tyre SpA CEO and managing director, and Padma Bhushan Shri Vinod Rai, former comptroller and auditor general of India, have been appointed to the Apollo Tyres Ltd.'s board of directors.


Rema Tip Top Expands Board of Directors

Rema Tip Top AG has appointed Thorsten Wach to serve as chairman and Udo Zimmer to be financial director of its board of directors. The appointments expand the board from two to four reporting lines and are effective March 2016.


Pirelli Names ChemChina’s Jianxin Board Chairman

Pirelli & Cie SpA’s board of directors has named Ren Jianxin to be chairman. He succeeds Marco Tronchetti Provera, who has resigned from the chairman position. Provera will continue as chief executive officer and executive vice chairman of the Pirelli board.


Pep Boys to consider sale, merger options

The board of directors for Pep Boys — Manny, Moe & Jack says it will consider a possible sale, merger or other business transaction while conducting a review of "strategic alternatives to enhance shareholder value."

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