Goodyear to Officially Open New Global Headquarters

             Goodyear to Officially Open New Global Headquarters

PR Newswire

May 8

AKRON, Ohio, May 8, 2013 – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company will hold a
ribbon cutting ceremony for its new Global Headquarters with representatives
from the State of Ohio, the City of Akron and Summit County; local members of
Congress; and officials of Industrial Realty Group.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO)

When:   11 a.m., Thursday, May 9 (please arrive by 10:40 a.m. if setup
                is required)
Where:   Goodyear's New Global Headquarters
                200 Innovation Way
                Akron, OH 44316
                GPS location (210 Innovation Way, Akron, OH 44305)
Speakers: Goodyear Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard J.
                Kramer
                Ohio Lt. Governor Mary Taylor
                Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic
                Groundbreaking for the new Global Headquarters was held April
                18, 2011. The Headquarters and adjacent Akron Innovation
Background:   Center are home to about 3,000 associates. As ranked by
                Fortune magazine, Goodyear is northeast Ohio's largest
                company.

Interviews with key participants and limited media tours of the new Global
Headquarters will be available following the ceremony.

This event is not open to the public.

Please confirm your attendance with Goodyear by contacting Keith Price. If
you need to use any type of wireless microphone, please let us know.

Parking will be available at adjacent parking garage (225 Innovation Way,
Akron, OH 44305).

The event is planned to be held outdoors – an alternative indoor location will
be used in the event of inclement weather.

Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. Founded in Akron, Ohio
in 1898, it employs about 69,000 people and manufactures its products in 52
facilities in 22 countries around the world. For more information about
Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate.

Contact: Keith Price
                  Phone – 330-796-1863
                  Mobile – 330-289-0115
                  E-mail – kjprice@goodyear.com



Global Headquarters: 200 Innovation    Media Website: www.GoodyearNewsRoom.com
Way, Akron, Ohio 44316-0001

/PRNewswire -- May 8, 2013/

SOURCE The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

Website: http://www.goodyear.com