The Carmon Group Places Danny Combs as Plant Manager within Yokohama Industries Americas

Cleveland, OH (September 30, 2019) – The Carmon Group is pleased to announce that Danny Combs has joined Yokohama Industries Americas as Plant Manager for their Versailles, Kentucky hub operations. Danny will report directly into the COO of Yokohama Industries Americas.

Danny brings twenty years of Operational and Lean-related experiences into the Yokohama Industries portfolio. Danny was previously responsible for running Operations with Hayashi Telmpu North America. Prior to his tenure within Hayashi Telmpu, Danny was responsible for running Operations and Lean initiatives for ArvinMeritor and Toyota Motor Manufacturing. Danny obtained his undergraduate degree in Business Management from Mid Continent University.

About Yokohama Industries Americas ( Yokohama Industries Americas Inc., headquartered in Versailles, Kentucky is a leading supplier of automotive and industrial products in North and South America. Yokohama’s product portfolio includes tube and hose assemblies, sealant products, as well as variety of industrial products including: hydraulic hose assemblies, conveyer belts, marine hoses, and marine fenders. YIA is a subsidiary of The Yokohama Rubber Company and is an integral part of the Yokohama Multiple Business Group, which employs over 5,000 people on a global basis with revenues north of 6 Billion annually. Opened in 1989, the YIA business complex in Versailles has two operational facilities coupled with the company’s Corporate HQ office.

Chris Calogeras was the search consultant managing this project.  The Carmon Group is a Cleveland, Ohio-based, entrepreneurial, retained search firm. Our firm has a consistent track record for delivering the highest quality services which have a measurable and significant ROI on our clients’ businesses. We selectively partner with the best growth businesses throughout the United States.