NEU-ISENBURG, Germany — Hankook Tire & Technology Ltd. has promoted Sanghoon Lee to chief operation officer and president of Hankook Tire Europe, replacing Han-Jun Kim, who is taking on new responsibilities at the group's Seoul HQ.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The National Association of Manufacturers has chosen Anne Forristall Luke, president and CEO of the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association, as chair of the NAM's Council of Manufacturing Associations.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Bridgestone Americas Inc. has hired American Honda Motor Co. Public Relations Head Steve Kinkade to be its vice president of communications, filling a position that's been vacant since Paul Oakley left Bridgestone last October.
STAUNTON, Va. — Federated Auto Parts has promoted Larry Pavey and Sue Godschalk — president and vice president, respectively — to CEO and president, moves that are linked to the year-end 2019 retirement of longtime CEO Rusty Bishop.
McHENRY, Ill. — Brake Parts Inc. has promoted Paul Oleandi to sales director of national/key accounts, where he will be responsible for business development for the Raybestos and Maval brands for assigned key accounts across the U.S.
LIVONIA, Mich. — ATEQ TPMS Tools Americas has promoted Brandon Montney, who has experience in the automotive, commercial vehicle and service body markets, to OEM and industrial TPMS sales manager, Americas region.