FORT MILL, S.C. — Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. has promoted four veteran employees in its U.S. passenger and light truck (PLT) tire replacement sales organization, including the appointment of Chris Charity to vice president of sales, a new position in the organization.
The other promotions are: Sean McDermaid, to director of sales – distribution channel; Dan Hylton to director of sales – retail; and David Gibson to director of sales – car dealer and national and government accounts.
Conti said the promotions reflect growth it has experienced the past five years.
In his new role, Mr. Charity will be responsible for managing and directing the company's sales efforts across all replacement market channels in the U.S. market. He joined Continental in April 2002 and has held a variety of roles in the areas of sales management, key account management, product planning, and quality.