Tires-Human Resources

New President of Bridgestone’s Latin America Operations

Joseph Saoud has been named President of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, Latin America.  Saoud will oversee the Bridgestone tire business in Latin America which includes subsidiaries in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica and Mexico. Saoud will report directly to Gordon Knapp, President, and CEO, Bridgestone Americas. “Joseph has demonstrated strong…

New Director of Marketing and Merchandising

Taylor Vernier has joined Bridgestone as Director of Marketing and Merchandising for the GCR Tires & Service business. Vernier will lead all marketing activities for the commercial tire and service network, overseeing advertising, promotion and digital activities. The role previously was held by Jon Kimpel, who accepted a research and…

The Chain Reaction

Diligent training can be the difference between life and death. When people ask me what my job is, I say simply, “I save lives.” It’s my passion and my profession. My mission is to bring training to technicians everywhere to help prevent the death of life and limb and to…

Bridgestone Names New Marketing Director

Ben Johnson to lead marketing strategy in both the U.S. and Canada. Bridgestone Americas has named Ben Johnson the company’s new Director of Marketing for the company’s commercial truck bus radial (TBR) tire business. Responsible for Bridgestone, Firestone and Dayton brands in the U.S. and Canada, Johnson is replacing Michelle…
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