AKRON (March 6, 2007) — Goodyear shifted three key employees with the creation of the position of vice president and general manager of North American holdings and integration.
Charles Mick has the new position, in which he will be responsible for general management of Goodyear´s Canadian tire business and will oversee the company´s interest in tire and wheel assembly.
Joseph Copeland took over Mick´s job as vice president and general manager of the global off-highway tire business with responsibility for Goodyear´s worldwide off-the-road aviation and race tire business units.
Judith Swales will succeed Copeland as managing director and CEO of Goodyear´s South Pacific Tyres business in Australia. Swales previously was managing director of South Pacific´s retail unit.