Ridgefield Park, N.J. — Rajiv Mehta has been named senior VP of Samsung Electronics America’s customer service division.
Commack, N.Y. — Tamron USA said Monday it has restructured the company’s U.S. operations, merging the responsibilities of the previously separate consumer and industrial sales under two new regional sales managers.
Cleveland — Sidney Arlen, who served as president/general manager of Zenith Distributing Corporation of Southern California from 1982 to 1991, died on April 6 in Cleveland. He was 91.
Chicago — Carl Korn, Cobra founder and former chairman, died yesterday at the age of 92.
Chicago — Google promoted Rick Osterloh to president/COO of Motorola Mobility.
Melville, N.Y. – Yoruku Adachi, formerly Canon USA president and CEO, has been appointed Canon USA’s new chairman and CEO, and Yuichi Ishizuka, Canon USA imaging and imaging technologies and communications group executive VP and general manager, has been named the company’s new president and COO.
Morgan Hill, Calif. — Velodyne appointed company veteran Rob Morse to the position of business development director for audio.
Wayne, N.J. — Karl Bearnarth, senior marketing VP for the JVC consumer A/V group, left the company to pursue other opportunities, the company confirmed.