Nexen Tire names director of marketing

Comments Email

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (Jan. 20, 2014) — Nexen Tire America Inc. has hired Kyle Roberts as its director of marketing.

The company said it's a role in which Mr. Roberts will help lead Nexen's marketing effort toward "building a brand that resonates industry wide."

"Nexen has been a viable player in the tire industry for years, but our brand continues to evolve as we grow," he said. "Our task will be ensuring that our customers and consumers understand that we deliver the highest level of quality and performance while maintaining our value position."

Mr. Roberts has an MBA from the University of California Irvine and a bachelor's degree in marketing from San Diego State University.

More Polls>

TB Reader Poll

Previous | Published May 22, 2015

When is the last time you attended one of the national tire industry trade shows, such as SEMA, ITEC or the North American Tire & Retread Expo?

I try and take in at least one show a year.
30%
I usually attend one every few years.
14%
There are so many tire maker and distributor meetings each year, I don’t see a need to attend one of the national shows.
12%
I don’t find value in these shows and haven’t been to one in years.
19%
I’d like to but I am too busy
25%