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Wycoff Named New Mickey Thompson Head

Dominick Wycoff, former vice president of business development for Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels, has been named the company’s new president.

Innova Names Sales and Marketing VP

Innova Electronics Corp. has named Jon Holder vice president of sales and marketing for the Innova tool business. In his new role, Holder will be responsible for tool sales to customers and all marketing activities for the Innova tool business. Prior to joining Innova, Holder was the chief sales officer for K&N Engineering, where he

Tire Pros Names VP of Operations

Tire Pros, a subsidiary of American Tire Distributors, has named Wes Stephenson as its new vice president of operations. In this position, he will be responsible for marketing, training and program development, according to Tire Pros. “Wes brings proven retail, franchise, and marketing leadership with him as he steps into this new role,” said Dan

Smithers Scientific Services Names Lab Manager

Smithers Scientific Services Inc. announced that Dean Tener has been named technical manager of the Smithers Rapra Ravenna Tire Testing Lab operations. Previously, Tener was senior test engineer for General Motors Tire/Wheel Systems. “With more than 30 years in the research, design and testing sectors of the automotive industry, we look forward to Dean’s expertise

Nokian Appoints New President, CEO

Nokian Tyres’ board of directors appointed Ari Lehtoranta as the company’s new president and CEO. He will start as president on Sept. 1 and as CEO on Oct. 1. Lehtoranta currently serves as the executive vice president of Central and North Europe at Kone Corp., a lift manufacturer. Kim Gran, Nokian Tyres’ current president and