Giti Tire earns Industry of the Year Award

March 27, 2024

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Giti Tire Manufacturing (USA) proudly received the esteemed Industry of the Year Award from the Chester County Chamber of Commerce, recognizing its exceptional contributions to the local community and its steadfast support for its employees. The award ceremony, held on March 14, 2024, marked a significant milestone for Giti Tire, highlighting its dedication to fostering growth and prosperity within Chester County.

Since its inception, Giti Tire has demonstrated a strong commitment to community engagement and employee welfare, embodying corporate responsibility. The company’s initiatives have left a lasting impact on the Chester County community, resonating through various philanthropic endeavors and educational programs.

Among its commendable initiatives, Giti Tire has been a staunch supporter of education, sponsoring the Giti Math & Science competition in collaboration with the Chester County School District since 2018. By nurturing young talent and promoting STEM education, Giti Tire has played a pivotal role in shaping the future of Chester County’s workforce.

Giti Tire has also organized farmer’s markets and participated in food drives to ensure balanced nutrition for the community. Additionally, the annual Formula Drift Ride Along event, featuring locally manufactured Giti tires, provides a unique opportunity for students and community members to experience plant tours and thrilling drift car rides, fostering camaraderie and automotive enthusiasm.

“The community support and collaboration from Chester County has been instrumental in our success,” said Wai Yeen Phang, CEO of Giti Tire. “The Giti Tire team is deeply grateful for this award and for the future opportunities to innovate and grow together.”

At the award ceremony, representatives from Giti Tire, including Ronnie Bracey, Jeremy Dixon, Brittany Demby, Bruce Levine, Chase Reinhardt, Carole Wilbert, Kena Funderburk, and Blake Eaddy, were present to accept the honor on behalf of the company. In receiving the Industry of the Year Award, Giti Tire Manufacturing (USA) reaffirms its commitment to excellence and community stewardship. As a cornerstone of Chester County’s industrial landscape, Giti Tire continues to inspire others through its support and dedication to creating a brighter future for all.


About Giti Tire

Giti Tire Group has been in the tire business since 1951, and is ranked 13th globally by Tyre Press. Giti Tire operates eight manufacturing plants in the world and manufactures a broad range of tire products and markets to customers in more than 100 countries. Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. is the sales, marketing, and distribution company for North America. For more information, please visit