Tire Industry Association (TIA) has appointed Brian Rigney as President for 2019-2020. He replaces John Evankovich. Currently, Rigney is president of Dill Air Controls Products L.L.C. Rigney will lead the association as it celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2020.

Brian said that he will focus on key topics including updating training modules, collaborating on tyre registration and tyre service life, assessing the recycling and sustainability of materials and more.

“TIA is the voice of tire dealers on Capitol Hill, and the staff works hard to make our voice known. We have proven many times that the power of our membership can influence policy decisions. I will continue to seek input from dealers and retreaders, both large and small, to ensure that what is most important to these members,” he said.