BURLINGTON, Mass.-The New England Association of Independent Tire Dealers elected Benjamin Kravitz of Tire Dealers Warehouse, Brockton, Mass., president during its convention, March 29-31, in Providence, R.I. NEAITD, which represents Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont, also installed: James Melvin Sr. of Tire Pros, Pawtucket, R.I., vice president; Steve Schnitzer of Mr. Tire Inc., Abington, Mass., treasurer; and James Nicolson of Nicolson Tire, New Bedford, Mass., secretary.
New members to the board include: Dave Francis of David's Tire & Auto Inc., Canton, Mass.; Kent Hurley of W.D. Smith/New England Wheel & Rim, Shrewsbury, Mass.; Ron Pischiotta of Maple Street Garage, Stafford Springs, Conn.; and Richard Pratt of Connecticut Tire Inc., Plainville, Conn.