QUINCY, Ill. (May 24, 2006) — Titan International Inc.'s board of directors has re-elected Maurice M. Taylor Jr. as the company's chairman and chief executive officer.
At its annual stockholders meeting, held May 18 at the company's Freeport, Ill., tire manufacturing plant—which the company purchased last year from Goodyear—Erwin H. Billig and Anthony L. Soave were re-elected by stockholders to serve as directors for three-year terms. Stockholders also ratified PricewaterhouseCoopers L.L.P. as Titan's independent registered public accounting firm for 2006.
Quincy-based Titan's board also re-elected Ernest J. Rodia as executive vice president and chief operating officer, Kent W. Hackamack as vice president of finance and treasurer, and Cheri T. Holley as vice president and secretary.
Titan International, a holding company, owns subsidiaries that supply wheels, tires and assemblies for off-highway equipment used in agricultural, earthmoving/construction and consumer—including all-terrain vehicles and trailers—applications.