LEAVITTSBURG, Ohio (March 22)—Charles R. Wright, Denman Tire Corp. president and CEO for 12 years, plans to retire.
Wright, who has spent 43 years in the tire industry, will continue to head the tire maker until a replacement is found, the company said.
Before joining Denman in 1993 Wright was general manager of Pirelli-Armstrong Tire Corp.´s Nashville, Tenn., operation. He was selected Rubber Industry Executive of the Year in 1998 by
A search is under way for a replacement, the company said.