Craig H. Henderson, to manager, sales operations for Centennial, a Dunlop Tire Corp. associate brand-was general manager and controller for Empire State Tire Inc., a distributor based in Tonawanda, N.Y.
COOPER TIRE & RUBBER CO.-Edsel D. Dunford, to the board of directors for a term to expire in 1996-he continues as president and COO of TRW Inc.
GENERAL TIRE-Marilyn M. Close, to manager, marketing events and budgets, responsible for planning national programs and events-was manager, marketing operations.
Greg L. Deyton, to manager, marketing services-was manager, sales operations.
Elwood E. ``Sonny'' Litz, to director, operations, replacement sales-was director of marketing operations.
Gary D. Medalis, to international and domestic marketing/advertising manager-was manager, product introduction.
GOODYEAR-Thomas C. Walker, to general manager of the firm's North American aviation tire business-was director of North American sales for the Air Treads Inc. subsidiary, which is being merged into existing company operations.
BOBBY HENROD TIRE-Bruce Proctor, to manager of the company's wholesale department in Brinkley, Ark.-was manager of the Proctor Tire Service outlet in Jonesboro, Ark.
HERCULES TIRE & RUBBER CO.-Russ Martin, to regional sales manager for the upper Midwest, based in Wenona, Ill.-was with Teknor Apex Co.
NITTO TIRE-Howard Lewis, to Midwest and Western states regional salesman, based in Carpinteria, Calif.-was a vice president with Riken-America.
YOKOHAMA TIRE (CANADA) INC.-Alec Pigulevsky, to vice president and director of operations-was director of operations.