Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. specializes in the design, manufacture, marketing and sale of passenger car, light truck, medium truck, motorcycle and racing tires. It operates through the following geographical segments: North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. The North America segment consists of United States and Canada. The Latin America segment refers to Mexico, Central America, and South America. The company was founded by John F. Schaefer and Claude E. Hart in 1914 and is headquartered in Findlay, OH.