Board of Directors

James A. Firestone, president of Corporate Strategy and Asia Operations for Xerox Corporation, was elected to The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's Board of Directors on December 3, 2007. Firestone is also an executive vice president of Xerox. He served as president, Corporate Operations from 2008 to 2013, and president, Xerox North America from 2004 to 2008. He has also served as head of Xerox's channels group.

Before joining Xerox in 1998, Firestone worked for IBM Corporation as general manager of the Consumer Division and for Ameritech Corporation as president of Consumer Services. He began his business career in 1978 with American Express, where during his 15-year tenure he ultimately rose to president, Travelers Cheques.

James Firestone
James A. Firestone
Goodyear Board of Directors