Nissan: Nissan appoints new VP to lead Canton, Mississippi facility

Posted on 11. Jul, 2018 by in Nissan Canada

  • Steve Marsh, clamp president, Manufacturing, earnings to Nissan Manufacturing United Kingdom in a purpose of clamp president
  • Philip Calhoun named clamp president, Manufacturing, succeeds Marsh and brings some-more than 25 years of automotive expertise
  • Nissan Canton celebrates 15 years of automotive production in Mississippi

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan is announcing comparison government changes to a Canton, Mississippi facility.

Steve Marsh, clamp president, Manufacturing, will lapse to Nissan Manufacturing United Kingdom (NMUK) as clamp president. Marsh has served as clamp boss of a Canton trickery given 2015 and was instrumental in heading new indication launches of a Nissan Murano and Nissan TITAN.

“Steve’s endless tellurian believe and clever care have played critical roles in advancing a Canton trickery operations,” pronounced Heath Holtz, comparison clamp president, Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management and Purchasing, Nissan North America, Inc. “We are beholden for his contributions and wish him good in his subsequent assignment.”

Succeeding Marsh will be Philip Calhoun, who is named clamp president, Manufacturing, Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant. Calhoun has served as comparison director, Manufacturing Operations, Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant, given Oct 2017. He brings some-more than 25 years of extended knowledge in production and quality, including site government for public and powertrain plants with other automotive manufacturers.

 

“Philip’s knowledge and skilful credentials will be an item to a Nissan Canton team,” pronounced Holtz. “Canton is critically critical to Nissan’s North American production footprint and is a pivotal member to a success of a company’s midterm plan, M.O.V.E 2022.”

Calhoun will be formed in Canton, Mississippi and news to Heath Holtz, comparison clamp president, Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management and Purchasing, Nissan North America, Inc.

All appointments are effective Sept. 1, 2018.

Nissan Canton
Nissan has grown a Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant from a informal production trickery to a tellurian one, investing $3.4 billion in a trickery given a opening in 2003. Nissan employs some-more than 6,400 during a Canton plant, with some-more than 1,500 jobs combined given 2013. With an annual ability of 450,000 vehicles, a plant now builds a Nissan Altima, Murano, TITAN and TITAN XD, Frontier, NV Cargo Van and NV Passenger Van.

In February, a facilities’ 4-millionth vehicle rolled off a line, imprinting 15 years of automotive production in Mississippi. Visit NissanCanton15.com for more.

About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during www.nissanusa.com and www.infinitiusa.com , or revisit a U.S. media sites nissannews.com and infinitinews.com.

 

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Lloryn Love-Carter
Nissan Corporate Communications
(615) 725-3061
Lloryn.Love-Carter@nissan-usa.com

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