AKRON (Aug. 6, 2002) — Goodyear has elected Gary D. Forsee, vice chairman of domestic operations for BellSouth Corp., to its board of directors.
“We are pleased to welcome Gary Forsee, a seasoned business leader with global experience in operations, marketing and strategic planning, to Goodyear's board,” said Sam Gibara, Goodyear Chairman and CEO.
Mr. Forsee, 52, is responsible for all of BellSouth's domestic operations. He has spent 30 years in the telecommunications industry with SBC Communications, AT&T, Sprint and Global One. He also serves as chairman of the board of Cingular Wireless, and chairman of the National Board of Trustees of the March of Dimes.