AKRON-To ``infuse new ideas into both areas,'' two General Tire executives have switched jobs, a spokesman for the tire maker said. Effective June 1, Walter S. Stashkiw will become General's vice president of marketing. He replaces Chris Dickson, who has held that position since January. Mr. Dickson becomes vice president of replacement sales for the General, Continental and Semperit brands in North America.
``We've done this with other executives through the years,'' the General spokesman said. ``It's a cross-functional development. They both have good sales and marketing backgrounds....''