INDIANAPOLIS—Firestone Industrial Products Co. L.L.C. has appointed Scott Damon as its new president.
He succeeds John Vincent, who served as president since 2010 and announced his retirement in August. He joined Firestone in 1982 as a financial analyst for the Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. in Akron.
Damon joins Firestone from Speedco Inc., serving as president since 2014. Prior to leading that business, he served as executive director of strategic planning at Bridgestone Americas' technical center in Akron. He previously served as vice president of marketing and director of marketing for strategic brands and channels for Bridgestone Commercial Solutions.
Firestone Industrial Products is a group company of Bridgestone Americas Inc., which is the North American unit of Japan-based Bridgestone Corp.