Sep 1, 2015 NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Bridgestone Commercial Group Announces New Vice President of Sales

John Boynton, President of Truck, Bus and Retread Tire Business, Bridgestone Commercial Group

“Bryant has a proven track record of driving volume and revenue growth in a highly-competitive market, and we are excited to bring his sales and leadership talents to Bridgestone.”

John Boynton, President of Truck, Bus and Retread Tire Business, Bridgestone Commercial Group

Bryant Davis will lead sales strategy for truck, bus and retread tire business

Bridgestone Commercial Group, a division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO), today announced that Bryant Davis has joined the company as Vice President of Sales for the company’s truck, bus and retread tire business.

Davis comes to Bridgestone from PepsiCo Inc. where he served as Senior Market Director of Sales and Operations. In that leadership position, Davis developed and implemented the sales, marketing and operations strategy for a multi-state region. During his 20-year career with PepsiCo Inc., Davis held various roles of increasing responsibility, including Regional Sales Director, Regional Sales Manager and Senior Auditor.

“Bryant has a proven track record of driving volume and revenue growth in a highly-competitive market, and we are excited to bring his sales and leadership talents to Bridgestone,” said John Boynton, President of Truck, Bus and Retread Tire Business, Bridgestone Commercial Group.  “I am confident that Bryant will continue to evolve our sales strategies to align even tighter to the dynamic needs of our transportation customer.”

Davis earned his MBA in finance from the Babcock School of Management at Wake Forest University, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the University of New Hampshire.