Torrance, Calif. – Aftermarket security
its North American operations, giving two top executives more responsibilities.
President Mike Northup is expanding his
responsibilities to include greater involvement in product management and sales
and marketing. Chief financial officer Ken Watanabe assumes more
responsibilities for administration, purchasing and inventory management.
The restructuring reflects a “changing
business climate,” the company said.
Northup said he will work more closely with
sales reps and customers and noted that sales, marketing and product
development are in the “roots of my career.”
The company, in
business for 33 years, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo-based Iwata