Senior Washington Reporter
Miles has been a Tire Business staff member since its founding in 1983. He covers tire industry news from Washington, D.C., reporting on federal regulatory affairs, congressional action, the White House and Supreme Court activities as well as recycling and many other subjects. In 2003 he was promoted to senior Washington reporter. Miles first joined Rubber & Plastics News in 1977 after graduating from Ohio University with a bachelor's degree in journalism. Contact Miles at [email protected]
OXFORD, N.C. — As an automotive engineer, Brian Rigney, president of Oxford-based Dill Air Controls Products L.L.C., said he believes he brings a somewhat different perspective than usual to his new role as president of the Tire Industry Association (TIA).
ST. LOUIS — Being an expansion-minded company while putting employees and customers foremost. That is the workplace philosophy of Aaron and Laura Telle, husband-and-wife proprietors of St. Louis-based Telle Tire & Auto Centers.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, is taking Goodyear to task for alleged labor violations at its tire plant in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, but Goodyear is hitting back, claiming Mr. Brown has misconstrued its actions and attitude toward its workers there.