Former Goodyear executive Kevin B. Kramer, 44, has been named president of Alcoa Cast Auto Wheels, with responsibility for the development and growth of the company's cast auto wheel business worldwide.
Alcoa produces cast aluminum auto wheels at plants in the U.S., Canada, Venezuela and Italy. Mr. Kramer will be based in Cleveland at the Alcoa Automotive, Aerospace and Commercial Transportation office.
He comes to Alcoa after a 21-year career with Goodyear, where he most recently was vice president original equipment sales, North American Tires, in Akron. He was responsible for Goodyear's tire business with original equipment vehicle manufacturers in North America.