Dearborn, Mich. (ots-PRNewswire) - Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC)
continues to build on its reputation as an environmental leader by
naming Gary Mayo director of Environmental Affairs.
"Visteon has established itself as a concerned corporate citizen
with a broad array of technologies and expertise that can contribute
to a cleaner environment," said Chairman, President and CEO Peter J.
Pestillo. "We see this not only as a corporate citizenship
responsibility, but as an opportunity to help our customers
differentiate their vehicles in the market."
Mayo will be responsible for increasing Visteon's awareness of
sustainability, as well as championing Visteon's leadership in this
area. Additionally, he will identify opportunities for the
development and delivery of new, environmentally friendly products.
"I'm excited about the opportunity this new role will provide me
not only professionally, but personally," Mayo said. "I see
protecting the environment as a top priority for Visteon. As one of
the largest companies in the world, we have a responsibility to reach
out within local communities around the globe and contribute to
safeguarding the environment."
Prior to his new role, Mayo served as director of the Distributed
Power Generation Strategic Business Unit within the corporation's
Energy Transformation Systems group. In that role, Mayo oversaw the
only non- automotive business unit within Visteon. As its director,
he led a global team that pursued new business opportunities within
the more than $50 billion distributed power generation industry.
After joining Ford Motor Company's Marketing, Sales and Service
Group in January 1977, Mayo went on to hold various marketing,
operations, sales, planning & strategic business analysis positions.
He joined Visteon in September 1997 as director, Global Customer
Service for Visteon's Global Marketing Sales and Service
Mayo holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from Long Island
University, C.W. Post Center, and a master's degree in business
administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.
Additionally, his executive educational experiences include
completion of professional programs at the University of Michigan,
Aspen Institute, Duke University's Global Executive Program, as well
as Ford's Capstone III and Strategic Marketing program.
Visteon Corporation is a leading full-service supplier that
delivers consumer-driven technology solutions to automotive
manufacturers worldwide and through multiple channels within the
global automotive aftermarket. Visteon has a global delivery system
of more than 130 technical, manufacturing, sales, and service
facilities located in 23 countries. It has 81,000 employees working
in three business segments: Dynamics and Energy Conversion; Comfort,
Communication and Safety; and Glass.
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details are available at www.visteon.com
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