TIA Now Accepting Nominations for the 2019 Tire Industry Hall of Fame

(Bowie, MD - 3/11/2019) – The Tire Industry Association (TIA), a leader in tire-safety and education, recently announced that nominations are now open for the 2019 Tire Industry Hall of Fame. The deadline for nominations is Monday, July 8, 2019. The 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, November 4, 2019 as part of TIA’s Tire Industry Honors Awards Ceremony, which takes place prior to the Global Tire Expo, powered by TIA, November 5 – November 8, 2019.

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

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About Tire Industry Association: The Tire Industry Association (TIA), with a 99-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.