Taoyuan, Taiwan - Smartphone maker
HTC has promoted HTC Americas president Jason Mackenzie to the newly created
position of president for global sales and marketing.
In his new role, which takes effect
immediately, Mackenzie will report to HTC CEO Peter Chou and will be
responsible for "ensuring that HTC's sales strategies and go-to-market
execution are aligned as HTC expands its global reach," the company said in a
statement. "In his new role, Jason is responsible for driving tighter
integration and scale across our product portfolio globally," Chou added.
Mackenzie will continue in his role
as president of North America and Latin America until a replacement is
Mackenzie joined HTC in 2005 and has
led HTC North America and Latin America since 2007. Before joining HTC,
Mackenzie held sales and marketing positions with DENSO Wireless and Siemens
Communications, where he was VP.