Promotions within Bridgestone Corp. that will take effect Jan. 1, 2018, will more closely align the leadership of the company’s operations in Europe and the Americas.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has named Nizar Trigui to the new role of chief technology officer (CTO).
Modern Tire Dealer had the opportunity to sit down with Gordon Knapp, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc., at the company’s recently held consumer tire business meeting in Los Angeles. Knapp took over this position in September when Gary Garfield retired.
Gary Garfield, the executive chairman, CEO, and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc. is retiring at the end of 2016, and the company has named a new leadership team to replace him.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has named TJ Higgins president, consumer U.S. and Canada, for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC. The hiring will be effective Nov. 3, 2014.
The board of directors of Bridgestone Corp. has promoted several executives within Bridgestone Americas Inc. (BSA) to senior roles in the global corporation, effective Sept. 1, 2014.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) has named Kurt Danielson president, U.S. & Canada commercial tire sales. In addition, Danielson will assume the role of senior vice president, Bridgestone Americas Inc.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. (BSAM) announced changes to its executive leadership and its consumer tire business. Gordon Knapp will become COO of BSAM and chairman, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO), on March 1, 2014.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) announced that Stuart (Stu) Crum has been named president of Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC, effective August 5.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) has named Gordon Knapp president, consumer U.S. and Canada, BATO, effective June 17.