In his new role Murphy will be responsible for the continued development of truck tire sales in the wholesale, retail, OE and national account channels, TBC said.
Murphy has more than 20 years of experience in the tire industry. Most recently he worked as vice president for the China Manufacturers Alliance, overseeing North American sales, marketing and operations. Prior to that, Murphy had positions with Del-Nat Tire Corp. and Bridgestone.
Murphy has a bachelors from Bluefield State College in West Virginia.