Bridgestone Americas Holding Inc

Type: Company
Name: Bridgestone Americas Holding Inc
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Chutes & Ladders: Amazon exec leaves for Yahoo, Food Lion names new president

Welcome to this week's Chutes & Ladders, our roundup of hirings and firings throughout the industry. Please send the good word — or the bad — from your shop to Drew Woolley at dwoolley@fiercemarkets.com and we will feature it here at the end of each ... [Published FierceRetail - 10 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 3 reports

Bridgestone hires Higgins as president of consumer tires

Bridgestone Americas Inc. has named TJ Higgins president, consumer U.S. and Canada, for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC. The hiring will be effective Nov. 3, 2014.Higgins brings more than 20 years of "big brand" consumer products marketing and ... [Published Modern Tire Dealer - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 2 reports

Bridgestone Americas Names New Consumer Tire Division President

NASHVILLE, Tenn. , Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgestone Americas today announced that TJ Higgins has been named President, Consumer U.S. and Canada , for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations effective Monday, Nov. 3 .Higgins brings more than 20 years ... [Published InvestorPoint.com - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

CDC Director Frieden endorses Firestone Liberia’s method of Ebola treatment

[embedded content]Tom FriedenDr. Tom Frieden, the director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , commended Firestone Liberia, Inc.,   on Tuesday for limiting the spread of Ebola in the country.“I went to see the Firestone hospital in ... [Published BioPrepWatch - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

Critical issues await for Nashville area in 2015

Christine Karbowiak lessWith a general election right around the corner on Nov. 4, Middle Tennesseans will choose the leaders they want to represent them in the years ahead. When you cast your vote, it will be crucial to select those candidates who are ... [Published Tennessean - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Bridgestone works to combat Ebola at Liberian facility

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is hitting close to home for Nashville-based Bridgestone Americas.The company's response to the outbreak at its Firestone natural rubber plant in Liberia has drawn the attention of the Centers for ... [Published WSMV - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

CDC Report Highlights Role of Private Industry in Fight Against Ebola in Liberia

NASHVILLE, Tenn. , Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) which provides an update on the deadly Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa , specifically ... [Published Tamar Securities - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Tube Facility Celebrates Golden Anniversary

Bridgestone Americas’ Firestone tube business facility in Russellville, Ark., celebrated 50 years of manufacturing inner tube products with a commemorative event at its location on Oct. 16.The facility produced its first butyl inner tube on Oct. 24, 1964. ... [Published Tire Review - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Man Impersonates Employee, Steals $11,000 Tires

Louisville Metro Police have apprehended a man accused of lying about his identity to steal more than $11,000 worth of tires.The suspect, from Jeffersonville, Ind., pretended to be an employee of Tire Plus Total Car Care in order to steal tires from a ... [Published Tire Review - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Bridgestone Americas is a U.S. company directly affected by Ebola: Responded with action and money toward combating the outbreak in West Africa

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Bridgestone Americas, a U.S company with strong ties to Northeast Ohio, has been directly affected by the Ebola outbreak. Since the outbreak hit Liberia, about 71 Firestone Liberia employees, family members, retirees and people from ... [Published Business - cleveland.com - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Daily Digest 10/10/14

Tire recycling event planned SaturdayNORMAL — Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations tire plant will have a free tire recycling event from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at 1600 Fort Jesse Road.Tires must be off the rims. There is a limit of four tires per vehicle ... [Published Pantagraph.com - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 3 reports

Liberian Bridgestone subsidiary sees success in Ebola fight

Firestone Liberia, an indirect subsidiary of Nashville-based Bridgestone Americas, has been making steady progress in its fight against Ebola: 18 of the 48 patients who tested positive for Ebola at its Firestone Medical Center have survived and been released, ... [Published Nashville Business Journal - Oct 07 2014]

Quotes

"Our company is redefining the way we approach our business," said Knapp. "TJ has demonstrated an ability to build quality teams, maximize product demand and create innovative ways to meet customer needs. His experience will serve us well as we continue to build a consumer tire business that's sustainable well into the future."
"We want to take care of our teammates, that's the key" Shelton said
"This epidemic is far from over, but we continue to see encouraging signs as a result of our education efforts, community outreach programs, quarantine protocols and the care provided at our Ebola Treatment Unit" said Ed Garcia , President and Managing Director, Firestone Liberia
...and meticulous the staff is and how compassionately they care for Ebola patients and their families," said CDC Director Tom Frieden , M D , M P H "This shows that it's possible to contain Ebola with meticulous attention to detail and care for patients."

More Content

All (75) | News (67) | Reports (0) | Blogs (6) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (2) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Chutes & Ladders: Amazon exec leaves for Yahoo,... [Published FierceRetail - 10 hours ago]
Bridgestone hires Higgins as president of consu... [Published Modern Tire Dealer - Oct 30 2014]
Bridgestone Taps Former Pfizer Exec As Consumer... [Published Tire Review - Oct 30 2014]
Pfizer vet takes the lead at Bridgestone Americas [Published Drug Store News - Oct 30 2014]
Bridgestone Americas Names New Consumer Tire Di... [Published InvestorPoint.com - Oct 29 2014]
Bridgestone Americas Names New Consumer Tire Di... [Published PR Newswire: Auto & Transportation - Oct 29 2014]
CDC Director Frieden endorses Firestone Liberia... [Published BioPrepWatch - Oct 27 2014]
Rohanna, teammate settle for 2nd in Argentina e... [Published Observer-Reporter - Oct 27 2014]
EmployABILITY Career Expo set for Wednesday [Published Aiken Today - Oct 27 2014]
Critical issues await for Nashville area in 2015 [Published Tennessean - Oct 26 2014]
With personal and business ties, Bridgestone fi... [Published Land Line Magazine - Oct 25 2014]
To Put This in Your Hands [Published Tire Review - Oct 24 2014]
Firestone sets example for how to tackle Ebola [Published MedCity News - Oct 23 2014]
Bridgestone works to combat Ebola at Liberian f... [Published WSMV - Oct 22 2014]
CDC Report Highlights Role of Private Industry ... [Published Tamar Securities - Oct 21 2014]
Innovative Response by Firestone Health Officia... [Published SearchBug - Oct 21 2014]
Tube Facility Celebrates Golden Anniversary [Published Tire Review - Oct 17 2014]
Bridgestone Americas tube business plant celebr... [Published Fleet Equipment - Oct 16 2014]
Man Impersonates Employee, Steals $11,000 Tires [Published Tire Review - Oct 16 2014]
Retread plant pledges $30,000 to hospital [Published Modern Tire Dealer - Oct 16 2014]
Bridgestone Americas is a U.S. company directly... [Published Business - cleveland.com - Oct 15 2014]
Tires Go Flat, Car Dealers Get a Boost, and Cha... [Published Tire Review - Oct 13 2014]
Giti Tire, now open in Green, is sixth tire tec... [Published BusinessWeek - Oct 12 2014]
Daily Digest 10/10/14 [Published Pantagraph.com - Oct 10 2014]
Bridgestone offering free tire recycling [Published Pantagraph.com - Oct 09 2014]
Healthy economy for Music City [Published Tennessean - Oct 09 2014]
Guayule – A Homegrown Replacement for the Rubbe... [Published World Industrial Reporter - Oct 08 2014]
Nashville-area mayors stress transit needs [Published Tennessean - Oct 08 2014]
Liberian Bridgestone subsidiary sees success in... [Published Nashville Business Journal - Oct 07 2014]
Canada-South Korea Free Trade Agreement [Published Tire Review - Oct 07 2014]
1 2 3
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Bridgestone Americas Names New Consumer Tire Di... [Published PR Newswire: Auto & Transportation - Oct 29 2014]
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgestone Americas today announced that TJ Higgins has been named President, Consumer U.S. and Canada, for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations effective Monday, Nov. 3. Higgins brings more than 20 ...
Bridgestone Americas is a U.S. company directly... [Published Business - cleveland.com - Oct 15 2014]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Bridgestone Americas, a U.S company with strong ties to Northeast Ohio, has been directly affected by the Ebola outbreak. Since the outbreak hit Liberia, about 71 Firestone Liberia employees, family members, retirees and people from ...
Bridgestone Begins Producing Natural Rubber in ... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - Sep 22 2014]
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (BSA) is one step closer to its long-term environmental goal of developing a new, domestic and commercially-viable source for natural rubber. BSA, a subsidiary of the world's ...
Read This: From sandals to flooring, there are ... [Published Autoblog Green - Aug 12 2014]
<p>Filed under: <a href="http://green.autoblog.com/category/emerging-technologies/" rel="tag">Emerging Technologies</a>, <a href="http://green.autoblog.com/category/green-culture/" rel="tag">Green Culture</a></p><img alt="KENYA-ECONOMY-SANDALS" data-caption="Kenyan ...
Actress Julie Bowen Headlines New Bridgestone T... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - May 15 2014]
NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) is targeting a new audience of tire buyers with the advertising campaign for its revolutionary new tire line. The world's largest tire and rubber manufacturer has tapped ...
1 2
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.