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Titz in charge of Goodyear’s expanded Europe Central hub

Titz in charge of Goodyear’s expanded Europe Central hub

19th February 2018 | 0 Comments

Jürgen Titz has taken on further responsibilities within Goodyear’s European organisation. In addition to his role as group managing director of Goodyear Dunlop’s DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) organisation, a position held since June 2015, Titz has now taken on responsibility for passenger car tyre sales in the Europe Central region. This recently enlarged sales territory includes the three Benelux markets as well as the DACH countries. This region, or ‘hub’ in Goodyear Dunlop parlance, is a different entity to the Goodyear Dunlop Central Europe cluster, the tyre maker adds.

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Michael Lutz named Cooper Tire DACH general manager

Michael Lutz named Cooper Tire DACH general manager

3rd January 2018 | 0 Comments

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd. has appointed Michael Lutz as general manager for the German, Swiss and Austrian region (DACH). He is based at Cooper’s sales office in Dreieich, Germany and will report to Jaap van Wessum, sales director – Europe Tire Operations.

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Hankook appoints Zoni truck tyre sales director for DACH region

Hankook appoints Zoni truck tyre sales director for DACH region

20th September 2016 | 0 Comments

Following a restructuring of Hankook Tire’s truck tyre business in German-speaking markets, Manfred Zoni has taken over as sales director for the ‘DACH’ markets of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Zoni’s appointment took effect 16 September, and in his new role he reports directly to Dietmar Olbrich, the tyre maker’s vice-president for sales and marketing in the DACH region. He succeeds Friedel Loke, who recently retired after holding the position of northern region sales director at Hankook Reifen Deutschland GmbH for more than 18 years.

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New Bridgestone PR agent for DACH markets

New Bridgestone PR agent for DACH markets

30th July 2015 | 0 Comments

Bridgestone has handed responsibility for its consumer segment public relations and the organisation of related events in the German, Austrian and Swiss markets to Hamburg-based company P.U.N.K.T PR. The firm has previously worked with the tyre maker and will now deal with both the Bridgestone and Firestone brands.

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Wolf to support Aeolus Tyres’ retail development in D-A-CH

Wolf to support Aeolus Tyres’ retail development in D-A-CH

27th July 2015 | 0 Comments

Aeolus Tyres Europe aims to grow within the passenger car, SUV and van tyre segments, and in order to do is appointing managers in various European markets to support the tyre maker’s local partners. The first of these new hires has now been named – Marc Wolf has taken on the role of national retail development manager for Aeolus Tyres Europe’s German-speaking markets. The company says it will report on appointments for other Western European markets “in due course.”

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Goodyear’s Dahl appointed to head ‘DACH’ region sales and operations

Goodyear’s Dahl appointed to head ‘DACH’ region sales and operations

13th July 2015 | 0 Comments

Harry Dahl has been named Goodyear Dunlop’s director of sales and operations for the tyre maker’s consumer replacement business in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He begins in this newly-created role on 1 August and will be responsible for sales planning and management within the company’s DACH region, reporting to Goodyear Dunlop DACH group managing director Jürgen Titz.

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Goodyear Dunlop names Jürgen Titz DACH region group managing director

Goodyear Dunlop names Jürgen Titz DACH region group managing director

29th May 2015 | 0 Comments

Jürgen Titz, who served as UK and Ireland director of consumer replacement tyres at Goodyear Dunlop between 2009 and 2013, has been appointed the new head of Goodyear Dunlop Tires Germany. He begins as group managing director of Goodyear Dunlop’s DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) organisation on 1 June, succeeding George Rietbergen, who held the post since 1 August 2013 and will now, according to a statement released by Goodyear Dunlop Tires Europe president Darren Wells, “follow a new career outside the company.”

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New GT Radial truck/bus marketing manager for D-A-CH region

New GT Radial truck/bus marketing manager for D-A-CH region

21st January 2015 | 1 Comment

Stephan Giesecke has been appointed Giti Tire’s first dedicated truck and bus marketing manager for the GT Radial brand in the D-A-CH region. The tyre maker has employed Giesecke in this German, Austrian and Swiss market role to assist its aims of further boosting the brand’s profile and augmenting sales.

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Family affair – Jürgen Titz replaces brother in Goodyear ‘DACH’ role

Family affair – Jürgen Titz replaces brother in Goodyear ‘DACH’ role

18th December 2014 | 0 Comments

Former UK and Ireland director of consumer tyres for Goodyear Dunlop, Jürgen Titz, has been appointed head of consumer replacement for the tyre maker’s Germany, Austria and Switzerland, or DACH, region cluster. In his new role, he will coordinate all consumer tyre-related sales and marketing activities in the three German-speaking countries. Titz will also join the management of Goodyear Dunlop Tires Germany, which is led by George Rietbergen. Jürgen Titz succeeds his brother Frank Titz, who as general manager will lead Goodyear’s business in Russia.

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