Kenda Tire is proud to announce the hiring of industry veteran, Tom Williams. Tom, Vice President of Engineering, Kenda comes with 30 years of experience and has been an integral part of companies like Firestone, General and Hankook. Tom’s first job will be to expand R & D in Taiwan, with the addition of a new R & D, while developing an R + D US based in Akron, Ohio. The office of Akron help with testing in North America and product development in all product categories.
“Kenda is trying to take the next step in the tire industry, and are excited about the hiring of Tom and experience he brings. This is just step one in an aggressive short-term goal to promote the quality and Kenda value of bringing products to market, “President Jimmy Yang Kenda mentioned.
“Kenda has given me a great opportunity to use what I have learned during my 30 years in the tire industry to help them forward. I hope the personal satisfaction’ll have to see grow.The Kenda company office in Taiwan me has welcomed the team and has been very interested in discussing new ideas and plans. Top management is very excited about the whole process that makes my job much easier. It is very rare in this industry to be brought into a project expansion that has this wide range, “said Tom Williams.
Tom will divide his time between Asia and Ohio where he will work with partners Kenda to advance the development process within Kenda and establish new centers of I / D.