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John Parker named GB Tyres UK business development director

John Parker named GB Tyres UK business development director

23rd April 2019 | 0 Comments

GB Tyres UK Ltd has appointed John Parker as business development director effective 29 April 2019.

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Hankook names Burkhill for northern UK role

Hankook names Burkhill for northern UK role

18th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Hankook Tyre UK has appointed Rob Burkhill to the position of regional sales manager for its Northern region. Burkhill brings nearly 20 years of experience into his new role of developing sales of Hankook passenger car and light truck tyres in the UK.

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Vaculug adds to Fleet Sales team

Vaculug adds to Fleet Sales team

17th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Vaculug has appointed Dawn Wilson-Smith and Jonathan Ford to head up Business Development for the North West and South regions respectively in the UK.

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Dayco appoints Ruggero Semola as Aftermarket Director EMEA

Dayco appoints Ruggero Semola as Aftermarket Director EMEA

16th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Dayco has announced the appointment of Ruggero Semola as Aftermarket Director EMEA. In this role, Semola will be responsible for leading all functions of the EMEA Aftermarket region. These duties include strategic planning to oversee new product introductions, as well as sales performance, to ensure Dayco achieves its growth targets, while providing greater value for the customers.

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Excel Automotive Group under new ownership

Excel Automotive Group under new ownership

16th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Excel Automotive Group (EAG) has been acquired by Tony Bhogal, owner of Sancorp Ltd and managing director ofAutoelectro, in partnership with son, Harry, from TVS Motor Group Ltd (Universal Components Ltd). The new owners have appointed Adrian Lamb managing director of EAG, while Harry Bhogal will be responsible for  the company's day-to-day operations.

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SEMA appoints Kosikov VP of sales

SEMA appoints Kosikov VP of sales

12th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Warren Kosikov has been named vice-president of sales for the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA). In this position he will lead the sales team and guide the day-to-day sales strategy for both the SEMA and PRI Shows, SEMA News and Performance Racing Industry magazines and related media content. Kosikov, who joined SEMA in 2014, has more than 30 years of industry experience.

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TruckForce congratulates first female C&G-qualified truck tyre technician

TruckForce congratulates first female C&G-qualified truck tyre technician

11th April 2019 | 0 Comments

TruckForce is congratulating Katie Connolly, Assistant Branch Manager Warrington, for becoming the first female technician at TruckForce to have successfully completed the City & Guilds Technician qualification.

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TGI appoints Wheeler to head North American sales team

TGI appoints Wheeler to head North American sales team

11th April 2019 | 0 Comments

US-based independent tyre wholesaler Tire Group International (TGI) has appointed Rick Wheeler its vice-president of National Sales. In his role, Wheeler is responsible for sales, marketing, and customer service teams for the North American market.

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Tech opens new European HQ

Tech opens new European HQ

10th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Tech has expanded its Europe, Middle East and African (EMEA) presence with the opening of a new regional headquarters and training centre near Brussels, Belgium led by general manager Tim Verhaeghe.

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Donald Chen named CEO of Arlanxeo

Donald Chen named CEO of Arlanxeo

10th April 2019 | 0 Comments

As of 1 May, Donald Chen will succeed Jorge Nogueira as chief executive officer of Arlanxeo. Nogueira is retiring from the rubber manufacturer after a career spanning nearly 40 years in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.

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Four new USTMA board members

9th April 2019 | 0 Comments

US tyre industry representative body the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) reports that its Board of Directors has elected four new members. They are: Samuel Choi, chief executive officer and president, Kumho Tires USA; Marco Crola, chairman and chief executive officer, Pirelli Tire North America; Don Bunn, president and chief executive officer, Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing Inc.; and Tom Lehner, vice-president, Government Affairs, Bridgestone Americas, Inc. The appointments take effect immediately, with each new board member serving a three-year term.

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Pirelli appoints Sugden commercial director, UK and Eire

Pirelli appoints Sugden commercial director, UK and Eire

8th April 2019 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has appointed Jason Sugden commercial director for United Kingdom and Eire. Sugden joined Pirelli 31 years ago as part of the sales team, working his way up to sales director. In his new role, based in Burton-upon-Trent, he will be responsible for the company’s replacement commercial business.

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EfTD names Riccardo Costa as purchasing director, Truck & Motorcycle

EfTD names Riccardo Costa as purchasing director, Truck & Motorcycle

4th April 2019 | 0 Comments

European FinTyre Distribution (EfTD) has appointed Riccardo Costa as purchasing director Business Truck & Motorcycle. In this role he will report directly to Alessandro Bruchi, Chief Procurement Officer of EfTD.

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Tyre Boss Ltd ups marketing efforts

Tyre Boss Ltd ups marketing efforts

3rd April 2019 | 0 Comments

Construction and off-highway tyre specialist Tyre Boss Ltd has increased its marketing capacity with the appointment of Helen Kiddle of HelenK PR & Marketing to manage its PR for the business. The appointment of HelenK is effective 1 April 2019.

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Exol welcomes new Aston University student

Exol welcomes new Aston University student

3rd April 2019 | 0 Comments

For the second year running, Exol Lubricants has welcomed a new student on a 12-month placement with the company as part of its ongoing partnership with Aston University, offering invaluable insight into working with one of the leading lubricants businesses in the UK.

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