SEOUL, South Korea (March 7, 2005) — Kumho Tire Co. Inc. has promoted B.K. Kim to executive vice president of global sales and marketing.
The South Korean tire maker also named Y.N. Byun to vice president of overseas sales. Mr. Byun joined Kumho in 1980 and most recently served as regional director of Latin America.
Mr. Kim joined Kumho in 1974 and most recently served as senior vice president of overseas sales. He replaces J.H. Kim, who was promoted to CEO of Korea Integrated Freight Terminal.