LEAVITTSBURG, Ohio (April 20)—Denman Tire Corp. has named Emanuele E. "Manny" Cicero president & CEO, succeeding Charles R. Wright, who is retiring.
Cicero, currently president of Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire L.L.C.´s Off-the-Road Tires Sales Group, has spent more than 27 years in the tire industry. He assumes his new posts May 1.
Cicero began his career at Michelin Tire Co. in 1978, working in sales and marketing, and moved to Bridgestone in 1984 as territory manager for metropolitan New York. He has held his last position since 1999.