BIG O TIRES INC.—John Adams, executive vice president, has assumed the additional responsibilities of business development following the resignation of Ron Lautzenheiser. Tim Barker, to vice president of retail operations—was director of service centers with Big Wheel Rossi.
David Boeke, to vice president of franchising—was director of franchise sales.
John Cannon, to vice president of distribution—was director of distribution.
Norm Dahle, to vice president of real estate development—was director of real estate development.
Greg Foster, to vice president of training—was national training director.
CJ'S TIRE AND AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES—Joe Specht, to business development manager—was a store manager.
CARLISLE COMPANIES INC.—Richmond McKinnish, to executive vice president—was president of the Carlisle Tire & Wheel division.
COOPER TIRE & RUBBER CO.—Thomas Dattilo, to the board of directors—was recently named president and COO.
Jeffrey Lenhart, to tax manager—was senior tax analyst.
MICHELIN NORTH AMERICA—Chris Kuechenmeister, to public relations manager—was general manager for Wolf Public Relations.
SMARTIRE USA INC.—Bob Mount, to business development manager for the western U.S.—was an account executive with Continental General Tire Inc.
SPECIALTY EQUIPMENT MARKET ASSOCIATION—Chris Horn, to vice president of consumer affairs—was publisher of Car Craft magazine at EMAP Petersen Inc.
TBC CORP.—Steve Avent, to assistant manager of customer service—was a major account representative in the customer service department.
Gene Gianini, to major account representative—was a customer service trainee.
Dirk Rimstidt, to manager of international operations in the purchasing department—was assistant manager of customer service.
VOGUE TYRE AND RUBBER CO.—Kevin Goyak, to corporate vice president—was divisional vice president.
Greg Hathcock, to executive vice president—was vice president.