Giti Tire (UK) has appointed Craig Tominey as Area Sales Manager (ASM) Scotland as the company continues to add staff to increase commercial tyre sales of leading mid-market brand, GT Radial.
Tominey joins from BSUK Limited where he held the position of ASM from 2006, before which he spent five years selling commercial vehicles for Arnold Clark.
"I have been based in central Scotland for over seven years and built up good contacts at dealer and fleet levels," said Tominey. "With GT Radial’s great mix of products and price points supported by GT Assist, the CV roadside service assistance programme, I have everything in place to make a real impact."
Tony McHugh, Sales and Marketing Director at Giti Tire UK, manufacturer of GT Radial, added: "Craig’s employment emphasises the clear commitment of the company to continue to grow our market share in the UK, his market knowledge is exceptional and he is a very welcome addition to the sales team."
Giti Tire is one of the top 10 largest tyre companies in the world in terms of both volume and revenue. The company exports to more than 100 countries and offers a complete product range for Europe including passenger car, SUV, van, light truck, heavy truck and bus tyres.
All new heavy truck and bus products are the result of the company’s advanced testing and evaluation programme, with more than 1,000 tyres on field test across Europe at anytime. The casings of each are designed for retreading using both cold and hot processes.