LAS VEGAS—The Tire Retread and Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) elected Brian Hayes of Purcell Tire & Rubber Co. president at its annual board of directors meeting Oct. 29, succeeding Bob Majewski.
Mr. Hayes, who begins his two-year term on Jan. 1, is vice president of manufacturing for Purcell Tire and has spent his entire professional career with the Potosi, Mo.-based commercial/retail tire dealership, starting in 1988, TRIB said. He became manager of the company's Fenton, Mo., retread plant near St. Louis in 1996, then later was manager of Purcell's retread plant in Potosi.
He has served as vice president of manufacturing since 2004 and is responsible for five commercial plants and one OTR plant.
“Brian is a respected leader in the retread industry. His wealth of experience will continue to benefit our board of directors, our association and the industry as a whole,” Mr. Majewski said.