BRAMPTON, Ontario — Hankook Tire Canada Corp. has hired tire industry veteran John Overing to be its director of sales and marketing, tasked with identifying opportunities for growth in Canada and overseeing the firm's sales team.
Hankook Tire Canada President Sean Yang said Mr. Overing's "track record of success" makes him the ideal candidate for the sales and marketing director job.
"He brings with him unparalleled knowledge and insights and we look forward to his success at Hankook Tire Canada."
Mr. Overing brings more than 18 years' tire industry experience to his new job, including senior-level positions at Yokohama Tire (Canada) Inc., Michelin North America Inc., Dynamic Tire Corp. and Maxam Tire International Ltd.
Hankook did not say whether he replaces anyone in his new position.