Taylor Named Panasonic North American CEO
Panasonic Corp. announced Monday that Joseph M. Taylor will become its president and CEO April 1.
Previously the chief operating officer of the company, Taylor will succeed Yoshi Yamada, who is returning to Japan to head Panasonic's global Industrial Sales business. Yamada will also become Panasonic Corp's managing executive officer.
Taylor is a 26-year Panasonic veteran who headed up the company's Full HD 3D product initiative, and also created Panasonic's B2B enterprise solutions group.