AKRON (Jan. 1, 2001)—Tire Business has named Sigmund J. Mikolajczyk as managing editor, replacing Lawrence A. Wingert, who has resigned to pursue other interests.
In his new position, Mr. Mikolajczyk will be responsible for the daily news operation of the fortnightly newspaper.
A veteran newsman, he has been with Tire Business for 10 years and most recently served as assistant managing editor and senior reporter. Prior to joining Tire Business, he worked for three years at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Cleveland as a staff writer and photographer and spent 16 years as an editor/photojournalist for the newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland.
"I´m delighted to have had a journalist of Sig´s ability to replace Larry Wingert, who has done a great job the past 14 years," said Dave Zielasko, editor and publisher. "Sig should step right in, and I expect our news coverage will not miss a beat."