Recession be damned

Moore, Miles
February 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;2/23/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 15, p18
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the annual meeting of Goodyear held on February 1-4, 2009 in Washington, D.C. Richard J. Kramer, Goodyear president of North American tires and Robert J. Keegan, Goodyear chairman and CEO said that Goodyear needed to meet with its dealers face-to-face in this economic climate, but its dealers needed to talk to each other. Goodyear officials at the meeting pledged to supply dealers in 2009 and beyond with the most innovative tires on the market.


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