AKRON—Christopher T. Werner has joined Goodyear as vice president of manufacturing for its North American Tire business unit.
Werner most recently was senior vice president of global operations for GST AutoLeather Inc., a post he held since 2003. Before that he held senior positions with Hubbell Corp.
For seven years before joining Hubbell, Werner held senior titles at Black & Decker, becoming director of manufacturing in 2000.
He also held several management posts with General Electric Co., where he was employed for 11 years.