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Cooper Tire names new Tupelo plant manager

Jim Pritchett, Cooper Tire

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company named Jim Pritchett its plant manager for its Tupelo plant.

Posted: Nov 6, 2017 9:34 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) – Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has named its new plant manager for its Tupelo plant.


The company named Jim Pritchett to the post effective immediately. He is now responsible for directing all plant operations.

He has served in similar positions with other companies, including AdvanSix and Jiffy International.

Pritchett holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Tennessee and a Master of Business Administration degree from the UT-Martin.

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