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Goodyear Names Chris Helsel SVP, Global Operations And Chief Technology Officer | Ohio

AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today announced that Christopher P. Helsel has been named senior vice president, global operations and chief technology officer. He succeeds Jonathan Bellissimo, who is retiring after a Goodyear career spanning four decades.

Helsel is currently senior vice president and chief technology officer, a role he has held since 2018.

Chris Helsel’s broad range of experiences leading product innovation, technology and product industrialization make him ideal to lead Goodyear’s Global Operations and Technology organization,” said Richard J. Kramer, chairman, CEO and president. “In addition, his willingness to promote new thinking and challenge the status quo will serve our technology and manufacturing efforts well as we take Goodyear into the next stage of leadership in a hyper-competitive industry.”

“At the same time, we deeply appreciate Jon’s vast contributions and leadership at Goodyear during

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Valentina Isakina Joins Bold Penguin’s Advisory Board | Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rapidly growing commercial insurance technology provider Bold Penguin announces today it has appointed Valentina Isakina to its Advisory Board. As an accomplished global executive, Isakina offers world-class expertise that will support Bold Penguin’s business and talent growth goals. She also brings decades of relevant experience advising businesses and leadership teams at Fortune 100 insurance companies, financial institutions, and governments.

“Valentina brings a tremendous amount of global experience as we continue our strong pace of growth.” – Ilya Bodner, CEO

“We seek and value insight from the mentorship that our advisory group brings,” said Ilya Bodner, founder and CEO of Bold Penguin. “Valentina brings a tremendous amount of global experience as we continue our strong pace of growth.”

Isakina’s previous roles include advisor for the Office of Tony Blair, strategy for Nationwide Insurance, and consulting roles at McKinsey & Company

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