NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 3, 2003) – Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire L.L.C. has named new regional managers in its consumer replacement tire and truck tire organizations.
Brad Booth, currently manager of channel marketing for the consumer tire organization, will become regional general manager for key accounts, replacing John Baratta, who recently was promoted to director of consumer retail sales. In his new position, Mr. Booth will be responsible for overseeing key account distributor customers.
Brian Ebert has been promoted to region general manager, north-central region, commercial tire sales. Presently district manager, Mr. Ebert will now be responsible for overseeing dealer replacement, national fleet and government sales of truck and bus tires.
Mr. Ebert is a 20 year-company veteran, while Mr. Booth has 15 years experience.