Connect with us
jack-hone-122

News

Jack Hone, Former Publisher of Tire Review, Dies

Former Tire Review Publisher Jack Hone died peacefully on Oct. 29 at the age of 81 surrounded by his loved ones following a long illness.

Advertisement
jack-hone-122

Former Tire Review Publisher Jack Hone passed away peacefully on Oct. 29 at the age of 81 surrounded by his loved ones following a long illness.

Advertisement
Click Here to Read More
Advertisement

Hone’s career in publishing began in 1969 and included 12 years as publisher of Tire Review magazine.

“We are saddened to hear of the passing of Jack Hone, who served as publisher of Tire Review from 1987 to 1999,” said Bill Babcox, CEO of Babcox Media. “In addition to bringing nearly 20 years of publishing experience to his role, he brought a true sense of camaraderie to our organization. He was a well-liked and respected professional that made Tire Review and the industry better, and we are grateful for his contributions.”

In addition to his work in publishing, Hone was the co-founder of Hone Media Group, representing titles like SEMA News magazine, and was also celebrated as a talented musician and music teacher. 

Advertisement
Click to comment

Bridgestone is a GM 2019 Supplier of the Year Winner

Continental Tire is a GM 2019 Supplier of the Year Winner

Big O Tires Gives to Family Raising Child with Rare Disease

Schrader Announces Shop Stool Giveaway Winners

Advertisement

POPULAR POSTS

Buyer Beware? Chinese Tires Mean Different Quality Levels

News

Cooper Introduces CS5, Phases Out CS4

News

Michelin Rolls Out Premier LTX

Featured

Toyo’s Celsius Plans to One-up All-Season Tires

Connect