SANYO Names North American Consumer Head

Chatsworth-based SANYO North American Corporation said today that it has named Andrew Nelkin as President of the firm's Consumer Solutions Division, the unit of the firm which markets SNAYO's consumer electronics in the US. Nelkin joins the firm from Panasonic, where he was President of the firm's Professional Display division. SANYO's Chatsworth division handles consumer electronics, digital projectors, home appliances, consumer batteries and battery-related products, and security video equipment.