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. Click Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Advertisement In this article: Click to comment News: LWG Acquires Big O Colorado Springs Location News: GRI Introduces Peakmaster Snow for the Winter Season Proud to Be an Independent Tire Dealer: Dealer Focus: Jon Langerak, Wonderland Tire News: Bartec USA Announces New TPMS Tool 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.