TPMP Announces New General Manager
Truck PM Plus is proud to announce the appointment of a new General Manager, Jason Kanoza, effective immediately. Jason is replacing Cory Paul who has been prompted to a new position in another division under the Bridgestone Americas, Inc. ownership umbrella.
Jason Kanoza is an Management Operations professional who began his career with Bridgestone in 1997 where he held several managerial positions including Area District Manager. In 1999 his commitment to operational excellence lead him to receive the Business Management Rookie of the Year. His continued pursuit for business excellence earned him recognition for his exceptional employee performance in 2001, 2002, and 2003. Then In 2004 while working for TBC corporation, Jason was instrumental in the certification and implementation of the Pennsylvania State Safety and Emission program, earning him recognition for his outstanding commitment to innovative business concepts. In 2005 Jason was again awarded for his hard work at TBC corporation receiving the Most Improved district Orlando, Florida and then again in 2006 for the Tampa Florida district. In 2007 Jason returned to Bridgestone where he helped the Orlando Florida Tires Plus District rebuild their reputation and market share. While working with the Orlando Tires Plus district Jason and his team gained recognition for their commitment and contribution to The Muscular Dystrophy Association receiving the award for Outstanding business Partner.
A 2009 Bridgestone Retail organization realignment saw Jason assigned to the South West Florida Tires Plus district. During his time in the South West Florida, Jason was awarded District Team of the Year 2011 for overall Sales, Profitability, and Operational excellence. He would go on that same year to be recognized for his teams contributions to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation, receiving the Business Partner Humanitarian award for their commitment to the cure. Jason would achieve top honors as an Exceptional CFNA Business partner in 2012 and 2013. Jason was again recognized in 2013 and 2014 and awarded Assistant District Manager of the year for the Tires Plus Organization. Jason has also focused his sights on his education entering Warner University in Lake Wales. Florida and has earned entrance into the National Honor society, Alpha Sigma Lambda.
We all want to thank Cory for all of his support and leadership over the last few years and extend a warm welcome to Jason. Welcome to the team!