TIA Now Accepting Nominations for 2017-2018 Board of Directors

(Bowie, MD) – The Tire Industry Association (TIA), a leader in tire safety, is accepting nominations for service on the 2017-2018 TIA Board of Directors. The deadline to submit nominations is Monday, May 8, 2017.

Each board of director will serve a three-year term and may be re-elected to serve two additional, three-year terms. Positions on the TIA board of directors are open to individuals that fulfill the following requirements:

  • Employed by a TIA member company
  • Member company has been in good standing for two consecutive years prior to election
  • Represents a manufacturer, tire dealer, wholesale distributor, supplier, recycler, or retreader

“The success of our association is a reflection of the unwavering commitment from our board leadership,” said Roy Littlefield, executive vice president of TIA. “With every nomination cycle, we are hopeful that all new members will be a vital asset to TIA and our pledge to tire safety.”

Any TIA member in good standing or an official representative of an industry association may recommend candidates to the Nominating Committee in accordance with the TIA bylaws. Self-nominations are also welcomed.

A nomination form is available at https://www.tireindustry.org/tia-board-directors-2017-nomination-form. Nominations must be received no later than 5:00 pm EST on Monday, May 8, 2017 for consideration. For more information please contact LeAnn Harley, TIA director of marketing at lharley@tireindustry.org.

About Tire Industry Association: The Tire Industry Association (TIA), with a 97-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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