Bridgestone Corporation is a Japanese multinational auto and truck parts manufacturer founded in 1931 by Shojiro Ishibashi in the city of Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan. The name Bridgestone comes from a calque translation and transposition of ishibashi, meaning "stone bridge" in Japanese.
As of 2021, Bridgestone/Firestone is the largest manufacturer of tires in the world. Followed by: Michelin Goodyear, MRF, Continental and Pirelli.
Bridgestone Group had 181 production facilities in 24 countries as of July 2018.
Highest paying job titles at Bridgestone & Firestone include Controls Engineer, Delivery Manager, and HR Leader