Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is among the first companies in the country to buy an advertisement on the jersey of a NBA team. Akron-based Goodyear made it a 'local' transaction, and announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Savannah James Carries on Tradition, Christens Wingfoot Two
Richard Kramer was not the only one on hand to christen the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s newest blimp. So was Akron native Savannah James.