AMERICAN RACING EQUIPMENT—Donald Day, to general manager of the company's aluminum operations—was plant manager at American Racing's Aluminum Plant 4 in Warsaw, Ky.
AVON TYRES LTD.—Nigel Hampson, to export sales executive—was an administrator and marketing manager for the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Sarah Hampton, to marketing manager, responsible for the United Kingdom and export markets—was responsible for sales and marketing at Avon Technical Products.
BRIDGESTONE/FIRESTONE INC.—Mike Caswell, to national manager of BFS' GCR Commercial Truck Tire Centers—was general manager of BFS' mileage sales department in Akron. He replaces Jim Hamblen, who is retiring.
Al Speyer, to director of motorsports—was motorsports manager.
DOBBS TIRE & AUTO CENTERS—Brad Bergsieker, to store manager of the dealership's Cave Springs outlet in St. Peters, Mo.—was manager of Dobbs' Creve Coeur, Mo., location.
Larry Corbin, to store manager of the Country Club outlet in St. Charles, Mo.—was store manager at the Cave Springs location.
John Deppen, to service manager of the St. Ann, Mo., store—was service manager at Dobbs' Harvester location in St. Charles.
Mike Firestine, to service manager of the Brentwood, Mo., outlet—was service manager at the St. Ann store.
Steve Hindman, to service manager of the Harvester store—was service manager at the Brentwood location.
Mike VanMeter, to store manager of the Creve Coeur outlet—was store manager at Dobbs' St. Charles location.
ECHLIN INC.—Robert W. Daley, to senior vice president of sales and marketing for Echlin's newly formed North American Aftermarket Operations—was president of the company's Engine Systems Group.
Larry Pavey, to president of Echlin's North American Aftermarket Operations, a new position—was president of the company's Automotive Brake Group.
GOODYEAR—Tom Gravalos, to business development manager for the central region—was manager of special accounts.
Steve True, to manager of special accounts—was marketing manager for broad market tires, a position being filled by Mark Pillow, former product manager for high performance tires.
HERCULES TIRE CO.—Robert Swiatek, to field sales manager, responsible for expanding the company's Merit brand.
KELLY-SPRINGFIELD TIRE CO.—Marvin E. Havard, to account executive in the custom brands sales division—was a district manager in the company's Kelly Brands Kansas City Division.
MAC CORP.—Michael Elles, to sales director for MAC's Granutech-Saturn Systems Division—was CEO of SPM Texas Tire Recyclers.
Gregory A. Kramer, to sales director for both the Saturn and Granutech-Saturn Systems lines—was a market development consultant for Detroit Diesel Corp.
MOOG AUTOMOTIVE—Roy Kent, to director of program distribution—was president of Federated Inc.
Pete Painter, to vice president of marketing—was director of marketing for Moog's Wagner Brake Products unit.
RUBBER MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION—A. Owen Drey III, to manager of government affairs—was associate director, environmental quality for the National Association of Manufacturers.