2017 Tire Industry Hall of Fame Nomination Deadline Approaching

(Bowie, MD​ - 6/6/2017) – The Tire Industry Association, a leader in tire safety, will continue to accept 2017 Tire Industry Hall of Fame nominations until Monday, July 3, 2017. A nomination form is available on www.tireindustry.org/hall-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. The Hall of Fame may be awarded posthumously.

Inductees are chosen based on the following criteria,

  • Contributions of new ideas
  • Practices promoting the well-being of the tire industry
  • Service that is exemplary within the tire industry
  • Respect towards their peers

Contributions in civic, cultural, educational, or charitable endeavors will be considered, but are not a primary consideration as attributes for selection.

The Hall of Fame Inductions will take place on Monday, October 30, 2017 as part of TIA’s Tire Industry Honors Awards Ceremony, which takes place prior to the Global Tire Expo, powered by TIA, October 31 – November 3, 2017.

Questions regarding the Hall of Fame may be directed to TIA Director of Marketing and Communications, LeAnn Harley at lharley@tireindustry.org or 301.430.7280 x 102.        

About Tire Industry Association: The Tire Industry Association (TIA), with a 90-year history representing all segments of the national and international tire industry, is the leading advocate, as well as, instructor in technical training of tire service technicians. For more information, visit www.tireindustry.org or call 800-876-8372

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