Long Beach, Calif. — Keith Lehmann has been named senior VP of Kenwood USA’s Consumer Electronics Sales Sector, effective Oct. 13.
Lehmann replaces long-time Kenwood executive Dan Petersen who becomes Consumer Electronics Business & Marketing Analyst and will focus on “high-level corporate projects at Kenwood while working more closely with the parent company,” the company said in a prepared statement.
Lehmann is a 23-year veteran of the CE industry and was most recently VP of Kenwood’s Car Electronics Division. Previously he has had senior management positions with MB Quart USA, Alpine Electronics of America and the Harman Consumer Group.
Scott Eguchi, president of Kenwood USA, said in a statement that “this strategic alignment will position Kenwood to seize new business and marketing opportunities while continuing our momentum and sales growth.”