By Oliver Hall
Cooper tyres have appointed Brenda Harmon to senior vice president of global human resources and communications.
Her role will be to lead all human resource and employee relations activities for the tyres company, according to a report in the Modern Tyre Dealer.
Harmon has been chief human resources officer for both public and private companies, including Contech Construction Products, where she was vice president of human resources, and AK Steel Corp, where she was vice president of human resources and corporate secretary.
She also has held various senior management positions over the course of her 28-year career.
Her office will be located at Cooper’s global headquarters in Findlay, Ohio. Cooper is a global company that specialises in the design, manufacture, marketing and sales of passenger car and light truck tyres and subsidiaries that specialise in medium truck, motorcycle and racing tyres.
Cooper has manufacturing, sales, distribution, technical and design facilities within its family of companies located in 10 countries around the world.