TBC Retail Group Announces Promotions and Restructuring - Tire Review Magazine

TBC Retail Group Announces Promotions and Restructuring

Orland Wolford, president and CEO of TBC Corp.’s Retail Group, made a number of personnel changes in the group, which includes TBC, Tire Kingdom, NTB, Merchants, Big O Tires, Private Brands, Treadways, and Carroll Tires.

Bill Ihnken, executive vice president and COO of TBC Retail Stores Group, and Kevin Kormondy, executive vice president and COO of Big O Tires, will continue to report to Wolford.

Greg Dieffenbach joins TBC Retail Group as vice president of human resources.

Mike Kinnen was promoted to vice president of operations for Big O Tires.

Bob Crostarosa was promoted to senior vice president of marketing for TBC Retail Group.

Charlie Zacharias was named senior vice president of real estate and distribution for TBC Retail Group.

James Rowe was promoted to senior vice president of purchasing/inventory control for TBC Retail Group.

Dave Moyer was named senior vice president of consumer affairs and regulatory compliance for TBC Retail Group.

Lynn Parker was promoted to senior vice president of purchasing for non-tire products for TBC Retail Group.

Greg Ortega was named vice president of retail marketing and merchandising for TBC Retail Group.
Frank Setteducate was promoted to senior director of financial planning and analysis for TBC Retail Group.

Finally, Pati Pressler was named director of training and organizational development for TBC Retail Group. (Tire Review/Akron)

You May Also Like

PRT launches 28 new complete struts in North America

These products expand coverage to nearly 6 million vehicles.

PRT-28-new-struts-1400

PRT has released 28 new complete struts in North America, representing nearly 6 million vehicles in new coverage. PRT said the new applications of the component are designed for light vehicles, SUVs and pickup trucks. The new products include models such as the Hyundai Elantra GT, Mercedes CLA 250, Subaru Outback and Toyota Tacoma, as well as new applications such as the 2022 Honda Ridgeline.

Doran releases 360OTR tire monitoring system

The system can be integrated with telematics devices to provide off-vehicle communications of tire pressure and temperature data.

Doran-4-tire-monitoring-system
Akebono names new regional sales manager

Erick Kinnunen joins Akebono with more than 40 years of experience in aftermarket sales, training and management.

Akebono-regional-sales-manager
TEXA runs car diagnostic tool promotion

The promotion is active through Aug. 31.

TEXA-promotion
ATD opens regional distribution center in McDonough, Georgia

The new facility will support 22 distribution centers across Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee.

ATD-Georgia-Facility-Outside
Other Posts
GRI expands footprint in South America

GRI said its goal is not just to sell specialty tires, but to contribute to the region’s growth through its focus on sustainability.

GRI-team-South-America
Aperia’s Halo Tire Inflator accrues over 100 billion miles

The company said its Halo Tire Inflator has saved over 716,000 metric tons of CO2.

Aperia-Halo-Tire-Inflator
Electronic Specialties releases Pro Auto Test Lead Kit

The kit includes a full range of accessory test leads designed for automotive, heavy-duty and marine electrical troubleshooting

Electronic-Specialties-Test-Lead-Kit
Nokian Tyres produces first tire in new Romanian factory

The annual capacity of the Nokian Tyres Romania factory will be 6 million tires once the factory is fully operational.

Nokian-Tyres-Romania-factory