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February 9, 2017

East Bay Tire Hosts Annual Meeting & Golf Tournament In The Napa Valley

East Bay Tire Co. held its annual sales meeting in the Napa Valley on Saturday, January 28, 2017. The tradition gathered the company’s sales team, general managers and executives for a conference-style event which included educational sessions by key industry partners, awards dinner and address by EBT’s CEO, George Pehanick, and vendor fair. Held at the Embassy Suites Napa Valley, the event hosted over 100 attendees and drew support from 21 of the industry’s top brands including Michelin, Continental, Alliance, Yokohama, Maxam, BKT, Camso, Titan and Goodyear.

Golf Amidst the Vines

Napa Valley has proved to be a very popular destination for suppliers from all around the country and following the annual meeting, East Bay Tire hosted their annual golf tournament at the Eagle Vines Vineyards and Golf Club on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Players included a mix of EBT employees and representatives from brands that participated during the annual meeting. Tire Business sponsored the tournament’s first place team which included, Chuck Gorecki (OTR Sales Western Region at Titan International, Inc.), Mark Stevens (Senior Territory Manager Yokohama Tire Corporation) and Roberto Rivera (Sales Associate East Bay Tire). The Carlstar Group sponsored the second place team which included Joseph Pehanick (President East Bay Tire), Guy Levinson (Territory Sales Manager Continental Tire the Americas, LLC), Dave Anderson (Tire Business) and Mike DiBlasio (Wholesale Sales Manager East Bay Tire).

In its fourth-generation of family ownership and celebrating 71 years in business, East Bay Tire continues to be the industry leader carrying the largest inventory of premier and values brands on the West Coast which includes champion brands like Alliance, Continental, General, Dawg Pound Tires, Goodyear, Michelin, BFGooodrich, Mitas, Trelleborg and many more. Founded in Oakland, Calif in 1946, EBT continues to provide its customers with the best products and exceptional service unmatched in the business. For more information, visit www.eastbaytire.com.