FINDLAY, Ohio (May 13)—Shareholders of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. elected John F. Fiedler, chairman and CEO of automotive supplier BorgWarner Inc., to a three-year term on the company's board of directors during Cooper's May 8 annual meeting. Before joining BorgWarner in 1994, Fiedler spent 29 years at Goodyear. Shareholders also re-elected Edsel D. Dunford and Dennis J. Gormley to new, three-year terms as directors. Dunford was previously president and chief operating officer of TRW Inc., while Gormley, former chairman and CEO of Federal-Mogul Corp., has been chairman of Environmental Processing Systems Inc., a New York scrap tire recycling firm, since April 2001.
BorgWarner chief named to Cooper board
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