The current economic slum in Latin America combined with a glut of imported tires is creating market conditions that cannot be sustainable for the long term …
MIAMI, FL – April 7, 2016 – Tire Group International (TGI), one of the fastest growing companies in the worldwide wholesale distribution of tires, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lito Roitman to Vice President, Category Sales. In this role, Roitman joins the international sales team to focus on its global expansion efforts of agricultural, off-the-road and industrial segments as well as deliver training, continuing education and market support.
MIAMI, FL – July 9, 2015 – Tire Group International is pleased to announce its new-targeted hire for its domestic sales team, 24 years expert in the transportation and freight industries, Jeff DeVonde.
MIAMI, FL – July 2, 2015 – Following the successful debut of TGI Dealer Meeting Mission: Happiness, in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic in 2013, Tire Group International hosted its 2015 TGI Dealer Meeting Mission: Happiness 2 in Cancun, Mexico at the IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Paraiso, winner of the World’s #1 Travelers’ Choice® Award and one of the most exclusive resorts along Riviera Maya, Mexico. This industry gathering provided tire manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers and retailers from around the world an intimate and dynamic educational environment to exchange market data, share ideas, make new contacts and further solidify business and personal relationships.
April 1st, 2015 (Miami, Florida). Tire Group International today announced that Joaquin Gonzalez Jr. has been named President of the company effective April 1st, 2015. Joaquin joined TGI in 2006 after having had a successful football career, first with the University of Miami Hurricanes winning the National Title in 2001, and then in the NFL playing with the Cleveland Browns and the Indianapolis Colts.
December 5th, 2014 (Miami, Florida). Tire Group International is pleased to launch its new, state of the art website. www.tiregroup.com has been enhanced with the latest technology and a fresh new look emphasizing user-friendly navigation. The site offers valuable content from up to the minute container tracking to intuitive order placement.
August 20th, 2014 (Miami, Florida). Tire Group International and Pro Comp are pleased to announce that they have entered into a distribution agreement that will allow TGI to exclusively distribute Pro Comp branded tires and wheels in Colombia. TGI will offer both direct factory shipments as well as fill-in from its distribution center in Miami, FL.
July 14th, 2014 (Miami, Florida). Tire Group International is pleased to announce the addition of
Kevin O’Brien and Rishi Raj Bhatnagar to its team.
November 1st, 2013 (Miami, Florida). TGI is proud to announce the latest addition to its stable of house brands, Duramas. Duramas is a green passenger car radial brand that was developed in order to offer our customers an economical alternative in a handful of high volume metric sizes. Initially Duramas is being launched in 6 sizes, including; 165/65R13, 165/70R13, 175/70R13, 175/65R14, 185/60R14 and 185/65R14. We will add additional high volume sizes, such as LT2257516 and LT2457516, in the light truck segment during the first half of 2014. As the name implies – Duramas will offer economy while still providing optimum tread life for a tire
of its class.
May 22nd, 2014 (Miami, Florida). Tire Group International is pleased to announce that it has signed a supply agreement with Wabash National Corporation, a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems.