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Ex-Goodyear boss joins Bedlam Vodka board

Ex-Goodyear boss joins Bedlam Vodka board

11th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Graybeard Distillery, home to Bedlam Vodka, has announced that Bob Keegan, the former CEO and chairman of Goodyear, has joined its board of directors. According to the distillery, Keegan will partner with Bedlam Vodka both as an investor and board member.

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Tracey Joubert joins Cooper Tire board

20th November 2017 | 0 Comments

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company named Tracey I. Joubert as a director of the company on 16 November. Joubert is chief financial officer of Molson Coors Brewing Company, a leading global brewer with iconic global and national brands such as Coors Light, Miller Lite, Carling and Staropramen as well as leading craft beers including Sharp’s Doom Bar, Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy, and Blue Moon.

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Nokian Tyres’ board confirms member roles

11th April 2017 | 0 Comments

Following Nokian Tyre’s Annual General Meeting, on 10 April 2017, the company’s board of directors held an organisational meeting in which Petteri Walldén was elected chairman of the Board and Tapio Kuula was elected deputy chairman of the board.

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Titan International board becomes NACD Full Board Member

16th January 2017 | 0 Comments

Titan International reports that its board recently became a Full Board Member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), a non-profit membership organisation for corporate board members,

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Transense deputy chairman David Kleeman to retire

23rd December 2014 | 0 Comments

Transense Technologies PLC deputy chairman David Kleeman is to retire from the board of the company on 31 December 2014. Kleeman is the former non-executive chairman and stepped down from that role in October 2013 to become deputy chairman. He was replaced as chairman by David Ford. Transense shares fell 14 per cent in response to the news.

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ACEA elects Renault CEO as new president

12th May 2014 | 0 Comments

The Board of Directors of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) has elected Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of Renault, as its new president. Ghosn takes over from Philippe Varin, former chairman of the Board of Management of PSA Peugeot Citroën. This change is effective immediately.

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Alliance Tire Americas boss Cicero stepping down

Alliance Tire Americas boss Cicero stepping down

5th May 2014 | 0 Comments

Manny Cicero, president of Alliance Tire Group’s North American operation, will leave the company at the end of this month. Alliance Tire Group says the decision on Cicero’s departure was “mutually agreed upon”, and he will remain through to the end of 2014 as an advisor to the ATG board of directors. A successor has not yet been named.

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Nokian Tyres reshuffles board of directors

11th April 2014 | 0 Comments

Finnish tyre manufacturer Nokian Tyres Plc has reorganised its board of directors. Details of the reshuffle were announced on 8 April following Nokian’s Annual General meeting. As a result of the move Petteri Walldén was elected chairman of the board. The board also elected Hille Korhonen, Hannu Penttilä and Petteri Walldén as members of the nomination and remuneration committee.

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Former Tesco boss Leahy joins Blackcircles board

31st March 2014 | 0 Comments

Former Tesco chief executive Sir Terry Leahy has been appointed to the board of Blackcircles.com. Leahy has been a shareholder in the online tyre business for around six years and his stake in Blackcircles is now said to be 25 per cent. In his new role, Leahy will work with company founder and chief executive Mike Welch and chairman Graeme Bisset to identify and implement new means of financing ongoing growth within the business. One option that Leahy may be closely involved in is an IPO.

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Titan International announces Q1 dividend

17th March 2014 | 0 Comments

The Board of Directors of Titan International has approved a quarterly cash dividend of US$.005 (one half cent) per common share for the first quarter of 2014. The cash dividend is payable 15 April 2014 to stockholders of record on 31, March 2014.

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April start at Lanxess for Heitmann replacement Zachert

6th March 2014 | 0 Comments

Lanxess shares that Matthias Zachert, named Axel Heitmann’s successor as Board of Management chairman following the latter’s departure from the specialty chemicals firm at the end of February, will resume his career with the company on 1 April. Zachert is currently chief financial officer of Merck KGaA and the functions he will take on at Lanxess are at present being performed by chief financial officer Bernhard Düttmann.

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Toyo’s Nakaura to take on ‘emeritus’ status

17th February 2014 | 0 Comments

Toyo Tire & Rubber gives word that the chairman of its Board of Directors Kenji Nakakura will relinquish this role on 28 March 2014. The 64-year old will be named an executive emeritus of the company. Nakakura commenced as chairman and representative director on 28 March 2013.

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Klaus Deller named next Schaeffler CEO

14th February 2014 | 0 Comments

On 1 July 2014, Klaus Deller will take over from Klaus Rosenfeld as chief executive officer of major Continental shareholder Schaeffler AG; Rosenfeld has held this office on an interim basis since the departure of Jürgen M. Geißinger last year. Deller will also become a member of the Board of Directors of INA-Holding. The appointment was confirmed by Schaeffler’s Supervisory Board yesterday.

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Pirelli reschedules 2013 results review meeting

10th February 2014 | 0 Comments

Pirelli & C. SpA has announced that the Board of Directors meeting it scheduled to review results for the year ended 31 December 2013 will now take place on Thursday 27 March 2014 and no longer on Tuesday 11 March, as previously announced. The company says this change follows the announcement from Prelios SpA – a real estate sector company that Pirelli is shareholder of – that it has postponed its Board of Directors’ meeting to review results for the year ended 31 December 2013 until 25 March 2014.

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Knapp replacing Minardi as Bridgestone Americas’ COO, head of tyre operations

Knapp replacing Minardi as Bridgestone Americas’ COO, head of tyre operations

31st January 2014 | 0 Comments

The vacancy in Bridgestone Americas’ senior management created by Eduardo Minardi’s impending departure for Europe will be filled by Gordon Knapp. Effective 1 March, he will assume the role of chief executive officer of Bridgestone Americas and chairman, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations. Until a successor is appointed for his current position, Knapp will also continue as president of North American Consumer Tire at Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.

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