Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire has announced two promotions within its commercial truck and bus group:
Kurt Danielson, currently director of commercial marketing, has accepted a new assignment as executive director of commercial marketing for the U.S. and Canadian markets. Danielson is responsible for the marketing of all truck and bus tire brands, which includes the Bridgestone, Firestone and Dayton lines in both the United States and Canada. In addition, Danielson also is responsible for product planning, supply/inventory planning and Oncor retreading.
Art Campagnoni, currently director of commercial sales, has been promoted to executive director of commercial sales. Campagnoni is responsible for the sales of all truck and bus tire brands, including Bridgestone, Firestone and Dayton, in both the United States and Canada. In addition to replacement tire sales through our dealer network, Campagnoni’s responsibilities include the sales direction of our original equipment, truckstops and national fleet sales groups.
“Art and Kurt have been instrumental to the success of the truck and bus tire group,” says Singh Ahluwalia, president of truck tire sales for Nashville, Tenn.-based BFNT. “Our company is extremely fortunate to have their leadership as we face the competitive business of tomorrow.”