Triangle leader Ding Yuhua died unexpectedly on June 13, 2018.
News

Triangle Tyre's Chairman Ding Dies at 69

Triangle Tyre Co. Ltd. announced that Ding Yuhua, executive chairman and director of the board, died unexpectedly on the morning of June 13, 2018. He was 69 years old.

News

PR Journalist Dave Russ Dies at 71

David Russ, former public relations team member for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. and Firestone Tire & Rubber Co., has died. He was 71.

Sheldon Schmucker, who died earlier this year at 89, "never met a stranger."
Blog

A Belated Goodbye to Millersburg Tire's Sheldon Schmucker

In going through my emails, I am sorry to say I missed one from January -- January 16, to be exact. That was the day Brad Schmucker, owner of Millersburg Tire Service Inc. in Millersburg, Ohio, called to tell me his 89-year-old father, Sheldon, had died the day before.

Tom Eisenberg says he thinks his grandfather would shed a tear or two if he saw the mural, and "say it's great and keep moving. He was not that sentimental about things. He was a U.S. Marine."
News

West Coast Tire Pays Tribute to Its Founder Bob Mirman

After Bob Mirman, the founder of West Coast Tire and Service Inc., died in October, his grandson wanted to find a way to honor the man who led him into the tire business. So he put a customer — an artist — to work on a 30-foot mural.  

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!