Callaghan Tire announces CEO's successor
Dan Callaghan Enterprises is pleased to announce their new CEO, Don Mead. Mr. Mead is originally from Chicago, IL. He began his career in the commercial tire industry working seven years for Bridgestone Bandag, holding leadership positions in sales and marketing. He continued his career with HNI Corporation in various general management and leadership positions for seventeen years, retiring in 2017 as President of The Gunlocke Company and Executive Vice President of HNI Corporation. Mr. Mead holds a BS from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MBA from The University of Iowa - Tippie College of Business. He brings key strengths such as strategic planning, manufacturing, marketing and new business development to Callaghan Tire. Don has close ties with the Callaghan family that spans over four decades. Mr. Mead's focus will be building on the 40 years of success and market leadership of the corporation to drive sustained, long-term profitable growth.
Our mission is to be the best complete commercial tire dealer. Best being defined by quality products,quality service, quality employees
and above average profitability to sustain moderate growth. Our goal is to provide a mutually beneficial alliance between Callaghan Tire and our customers.
Our mission and goal will be attained through monitoring, training, cost containment, coaching and teamwork.