SANTA ANA, Calif. (Feb. 3, 2015) — Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC) has made several executive changes, including promoting Rick Phillips, formerly senior director, commercial and OTR sales, to vice president of sales, consumer, commercial and OTR.
Other promotions include:
- Larry Kull to senior director, consumer sales; was senior director, tire business planning and sales operations. He will report to Mr. Phillips.
- Fred Koplin to senior director, marketing; was senior director, consumer sales. He will report to Takayuki Hamaya, YTC's COO.
- Andrew Briggs to senior director, tire business planning, product planning and sales operations; was senior director, marketing, product planning and technical services. He will report to Mr. Hamaya.