The newly elected directors will take office Oct. 30 during TIA’s annual membership meeting.
Gust will serve as a representative of TIA and of the Waste Management & Recycling segment of the U.S. environmental technology industry.
The topic of Besancon’s speech, scheduled for Friday, Feb. 21, will be “Predicting the Future of OTR Tires by Looking at the Past and Present.”
All recipients will be honored at the Tire Industry Honors taking place on Monday, Oct. 29, in Las Vegas.
Each year, the OTR Conference brings hundreds of earthmover tire industry professionals together to participate in a variety of educational sessions, networking opportunities and leisure activities.
Four individuals will be elected to serve on the TIA Board for a three-year term. Online voting opened on Monday, July 9.
Each board director will serve a three-year term and may be re-elected to serve two additional three-year terms.