QUINCY, Ill. (Jan. 5) — Jeff Vasichek, who had been general manager of farm tires for Goodyear, was named vice president of sales and marketing at Titan Tire Corp., following its parent´s buyout of Goodyear´s North American farm tire business.
In his new role, which was effective Jan. 1, Vasichek will be responsible for all aftermarket and original equipment sales plus integrating the Goodyear acquisition into Titan´s business.
Titan International Inc. finalized its purchase of Goodyear´s farm business for $100 million in December.
Vasichek joined Goodyear in 1986. He will be based at Titan´s farm tire facility in Des Moines, Iowa.