Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) today announced that its board of directors has elected Ginger M. Jones to the position of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective December 3, 2014. Jones succeeds Brad Hughes, who in July of this year was appointed President of the company's International Operations.
Jones, 50, holds a master's of business administration (MBA) degree from The Ohio State University and a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Utah. She is a certified public accountant. Jones is a member of the board of directors of Libbey Inc., and is currently serving on the compensation committee and as chair of the audit committee.About Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) is the parent company of a global family of companies that specialize in the design, manufacture, marketing, and sales of passenger car and light truck tires. Cooper and its subsidiaries also sell medium truck, motorcycle and racing tires. Cooper's headquarters is in Findlay, Ohio, with manufacturing, sales, distribution, technical and design facilities within its family of companies located in 11 countries around the world. For more information on Cooper, visit www.coopertire.com, www.facebook.com/coopertire or www.twitter.com/coopertire.