CMA Appoints New Regional Sales Manager and Promotes Another to Strategic Account Manager for Double Coin TiresPosted On: 7/24/2012 12:00:00 AM
MONROVIA, Calif., July 24, 2012 – Double Coin Tires and China Manufacturers Alliance, LLC (CMA), a leading tire manufacturer and marketer is pleased to announce the addition of John Hagg, Double Coin’s new Southeast Regional Sales Manager and the promotion of Joe Cochran to Strategic Account Manager.
Hagg began his career in 1979 with Michelin. In 1985, he joined Dunlop Tire Corporation and rose to the position of Southeast Division Manager for Consumer Products. He also enjoyed tenure at both Bridgestone/Firestone and TCI Tire Centers, in several capacities ultimately rising to Director of Commercial Corporate Accounts and Division Vice President, respectively.
Cochran assumes the position of Strategic Account Manger for Double Coin. His responsibility includes growing non-domestic markets including Mexico and the Caribbean regions as well as strategic U.S. customers with large geographic footprints. He joined the organization in 1999 and held the key position of Southeast Regional Sales Manager for Double Coin Tires.
“The Double Coin Tire brand is continuing to expand within the North American market,” said Aaron C. Murphy, Vice President of CMA. “We have added highly experienced individuals like John and promoted others like Joe in order to support our growth and maintain its success.”
ABOUT DOUBLE COIN
Double Coin Tires have been marketed in the U.S. since 1992 and have grown in popularity every year. The company markets tires to some of North America’s most influential distributors including American Tire Distributors, Carroll Tire Company, Tire Dealers Warehouse, The Del-Nat Tire Corporation, Tire Wholesalers, Inc., and many more. Double Coin also supplies strategic Servicing Dealers including Les Schwab Tire, Action Tire, KAL Tire (Canada), Parkhouse Tire, Southern Tire Mart, McCarthy Tire, Northwest Tire Corporation, Todo Neumáticos y Más (Mexico), as well as others. In addition, Double Coin Tires are being sold at selected Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores throughout the United States.
Double Coin Tires are supplied by China Manufacturers Alliance, LLC, which is based in Monrovia, California and is a subsidiary of Double Coin Holdings, Ltd. Double Coin products include truck and bus radial and radial off-the-road tires that enjoy OEM fitments at major North American transportation and construction equipment manufacturers. In addition, Double Coin Tires are tested at some of the most progressive transportation fleets in North America. In 2011, Double Coin introduced Giant Radial OTR products and Radial R-1 Agriculture tires into the North American market. In 2012, the company introduced the Optigreen Series of EPA Smartway Verified low rolling resistant tires that meet federal government requirements for fuel savings. For information about Double Coin products, visit: www.doublecoin-us.com.
CMA, LLC manufactures and markets flag, associate and private brand products from Double Coin Holdings, Ltd., and from several other strategic manufacturers. Flag and associate brands distributed by CMA include: Double Coin, Warrior, Dynatrail, Dynacargo, Dynastar, Bluestar and Superhawk. In addition, CMA supports several large tire marketing organizations with private and exclusive brand consumer and commercial tires.