Continental appoints U.S. truck tire leaders
By Mike Brezonick10 June 2021
Continental, one of the largest tire and automotive technology suppliers in the world, has appointed leaders for its Truck Tire business in the U.S. market. Tom Fanning, a longtime member of the U.S. Truck Tires management team, now takes ultimate responsibility as the market head. Scott Pall, formerly the North Region sales manager, was promoted to head of sales and Carolina Wagner takes responsibility as the head of marketing for U.S. Truck Tires and head of Digital Solutions the Americas, encompassing Continental’s suite of digital tire monitoring solutions.
Fanning has been with Continental since 2000. In his 21 years with the company, he has served in roles including commercial product manager, fleet sales manager, and most recently as vice president of Sales and Marketing.
Pall joined Continental in 2001. Most recently, he served as a regional sales manager for Truck Tires. He has more than 20 years of experience in the tire industry. Wagner has been a member of the U.S. executive team since 2017, when she was promoted from head of tire marketing for the Mercosur region in the company’s Brazil office. She joined Continental in 2013 and brings more than 20 years of experience in the tire industry.
Continental’s Truck Tires group encompasses medium and heavy truck/bus radial (TBR) tires for commercial vehicles.