BOWIE, Md. (June 16, 2016) — The deadline for Tire Industry Association (TIA) members in good standing to nominate industry leaders for the 2016 tire Industry Hall of Fame is July 1.
Manufacturers, inventors, publishers, equipment suppliers, tire association executives, tire dealers, retreaders and tire and rubber recyclers are all eligible for the Hall of Fame, TIA said.
Criteria for inductees to the Hall of Fame include contribution of new ideas, practices or innovations that promote the health and well-being of the tire industry; exemplary and distinguished service to the industry; and the respect of industry peers, according to the Bowie-based trade group.
Contributions to civic, cultural, educational or charitable endeavors are also considered, the association said.