From Rubber & Plastics News
Nashville, Tennessee-John Lampe, chairman, president and CEO of Bridgestone Americas Holding Inc. for the past three years, will retire from those posts 31 March. He will be succeeded by Mark Emkes, currently chairman, CEO and president of Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire LLC.
Lampe, a 30-year veteran of Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. and Bridgestone/Firestone, said he is retiring to spend more time with his family. He will remain on the Bridgestone Americas board of directors following his retirement.
Lampe took over…