Bridgestone Americas names new president of original equipment.
Bridgestone has announced Shannon Quinn has joined the company as president of original equipment tyre sales, US and Canada, Bridgestone Americas Tyre Operations. Quinn succeeds Mike Martini, who recently retired after 40 years with the company.
As president, Quinn will provide strategic direction for all OE activities in North America including long-range planning, new business development, sales and operational initiatives, marketing and program management. She will also maintain relationships with automotive manufacturers based in the US, and support global OE initiatives in partnership with Bridgestone OE teams based in Europe and Japan.
Quinn joins Bridgestone from Adient, where she served as vice president of the Ford business unit, overseeing business development, commercial negotiations and strategy for the global Ford account. She also was responsible for new business development and the generation of revenue plans supporting overall business projections.