RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (Oct. 28, 2009)—Kumho Tire U.S.A. Inc. has hired Armand Allaire as national vice president of sales. He previously served as vice president of sales for Toyo Tire USA Corp.
“Armand brings a unique blend of salesmanship and management experience to Kumho,” said J.B. Kim, president and CEO of Rancho Cucamonga-based Kumho Tire.
The company said Allaire has a long history in the tire industry, both from the tire manufacturer side and from the point of view of a tire dealer. He'd held positions with Bridgestone Americas and Falken Tire Corp. before joining Toyo in 2004.