Hankook Tire America Announces New Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales
Wayne, NJ - October 1, 2012 - Hankook Tire America Corp. has named Shawn Denlein as its new Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales for the United States region. Mr. Denlein will be responsible for elevating brand positioning, driving sales and increasing Hankook's market share in the United States.
"Mr. Denlein has approximately seventeen years of experience in the tire industry. He most recently served as director of sales for Yokohama's consumer division. Mr. Denlein comes to Hankook Tire with a proven track record of increasing sales and a wealth of knowledge in understanding retail and wholesale business.
"Shawn's experience and understanding of the U.S. market makes him a valuable addition to the Hankook team," said Soo Il Lee, President, Hankook Tire America Corp. "As Hankook continues to grow in the United States, Shawn will take a leading role in our marketing and sales efforts."
Mr. Denlein assumes his position with Hankook Tire America at its headquarters in Wayne, New Jersey on Monday, October 1st.
About Hankook Tire America Corp.
Hankook Tire America Corp. is a growing leader in the U.S. tire market, leveraging investments in technology, manufacturing and marketing to deliver high quality, reliable products that are safer for consumers and the environment. Headquartered in Wayne, N.J., Hankook Tire markets and distributes a complete line of high performance and ultra-high performance passenger tires, light truck, SUV tires, as well as medium truck and bus tires in the United States.
Image: Shawn Denlein, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales, Hankook Tire America Corp.