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New plant heads named

by David Zatz on

New plant heads are:

  • Brampton: Kevin Hayes
  • Sterling Heights: Joseph Ozdowy
  • Jefferson North: Patrick Walsh
  • Toluca Body-in-White and Stamping: Carlos Rivera
  • Sterling Stamping: Robert Seabolt
  • Warren Stamping: Lance Schwartz

Other changes include:

  • James McBride was appointed Head of Central Planning and Investment Control of Powertrain Operations
  • Donald Dekeyser was appointed Head of the Trenton (Mich.) South Engine Plant.
  • Andrew Garibian was appointed Head of the Mack Avenue Engine Plants (Detroit).
  • Jeremy Keating was appointed Head of the Detroit Axle Plant.
  • Bradley Clark was appointed Head of the Indiana Transmission Plants I and II (Kokomo, Ind.)
  • Susan Legault was appointed Head of Manufacturing Engineering Operations for the Transmission Group.
  • John Gartner was appointed Head of Manufacturing Engineering Operations for the Engine Group.
  • Robert Hollingsworth was placed on Special Assignment reporting to Harlow.

Jason Ryska, Head of World Class Manufacturing, announced the following appointments:

  • Project Controling and Cost Deployment—Paul Neville
  • Operational Planning and Know How Development—Mary Fellows
  • Safety Expert—Scott Tolmie
  • Focused Improvement Expert—Fred Vanden Wollenberg
  • Autonomous Activities and Professional Maintenance Expert—Jim Brock
  • Logistics and Customer Service Expert—Craig Reuber
  • Quality Control Expert—Karen Selkirk
  • People Development Expert—Kim Topping
  • Environment Expert—Faiz Yono
  • Project Manager—Sarah Olson

David Zatz founded Allpar in 1998 (based on a site he had begun in 1993-94), after years of writing reviews for retail trades. He has been quoted by the New York Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Detroit News, and USA Today. Before making Allpar a full-time career, he was a consultant in organizational psychology. You can reach him by using our contact form (much preferred) or by calling (313) 766-2304


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