DOTHAN, Ala. (Oct. 4, 2013) — Scott Sulsberger has joined Hornsby Tire Distributors as director of sales and marketing, effective Oct. 1.
The independent regional wholesale tire distributor, based in Dothan, said Mr. Sulsberger has a 13-year background in the tire industry, coming to Hornsby from Nexen Tire Corp. where he served as a regional manager. He has also has been a regional manager for Yokohama Tire Corp. and Pirelli Tire North America Inc.
The addition of Mr. Sulsberger to Hornsby's team "is substantial for our company as we continue to expand," Hornsby Tire President Steve Mattis said. "His proven track record of both sales and management expertise will be an asset for us immediately."
Mr. Sulsberger graduated from the University of Florida in 2001 and is currently completing his MBA from Western Governors University, Hornsby said.
Founded in 1967, Hornsby Tire carries passenger, light truck, medium truck, OTR, agriculture, commercial and ATV tires.