BOWIE, Md. (May 18, 2012)—Nominations are open through July 6 for the 2012 Tire Industry Hall of Fame.
The hall of fame is open to individuals in the tire industry, including manufacturers, inventors, publishers, equipment suppliers, tire association executives, tire dealers, tire and rubber recyclers and retreaders, according to the Tire Industry Association, which governs the hall and the nomination process.
Inductees are chosen based on their:
ò contributions of new ideas, practices and/or innovations that promote the health and well being of the tire industry;
ò their exemplary and distinguished service in the tire industry; and
ò the respect of their peers.
Contributions in civic, cultural, educational or charitable endeavors will be considered, but are not a primary consideration as attributes for selection.
The deadline for nominations is July 6, 5 p.m. EDT. A nomination form is available for download at TIA's web site or from Cindy Edson at 301-430-7280 ext. 109 or or at [email protected]