Baer Promotes Cheek to Engineering Director (Akron/Tire Review) Baer Brake Systems has promoted Nicholas Cheek to director of engineering. Advertisement ByTire Review Staff on January 2, 2006 He will oversee the company’s entire engineering program, including day-to-day activities and the development and testing of new products. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Advertisement In this article: Click to comment Business Operations: The Power of Consistent Marketing Video: Video: Mileage, Age, Conditions Matter for Belt Replacement Proud to Be an Independent Tire Dealer: Proud to Be: Rob Duckworth, Tire Outlet News: USTMA Finds Recycling of End-of-Life Tires has Stalled Advertisement WEBINARS Watch a webinar for free on-demand! PODCASTS Listen to the latest episode on "What's Treading". SUBSCRIBE Get the latest news in Tire Review World Tire Report.