Roy V. Armes, new Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. president and CEO. Succeeds interim CEO Byron Pond.
Jonathan D. Rich, resigns as the president of Goodyear's North American Tire unit, replaced by Richard Kramer; becomes president and CEO of Momentive Performance Materials Inc., replacing Wayne M. Hewett.
Kevin D. Ott, vice president of the Elastomer Products Group within the Rubber Manufacturers Association, leaves the RMA and becomes vice president of the Association of Independent Corrugated Converters.
Richard Steinke, founder, chairman and CEO of Amerityre Corp., resigns his posts but continues as a consultant. Gary Benninger becomes president and CEO.
Lisa Huntsman becomes president of Lauren Manufacturing Co.