People on the Move at Mitsubishi, Panasonic, N.E.W.
Robert A. Perry has been named vice president of marketing at Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America (MDEA) in Irvine, Calif. Perry, who had been director of marketing, is responsible for the company's consumer products marketing function, including marketing communications, government affairs and public relations, product development and national retailer training departments.
Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company (PCEC) has appointed Andrew Nelkin, formerly general manager of the Consumer Video Division, to vice president and general manager for the company's newly formed Optical and Network Development Groups. As head of the Optical Group, Nelkin will direct the development and marketing of optical-related consumer products, including digital and analog camcorders and digital still cameras. He will also lead the Network Development Group-coordinating efforts to build new digital businesses including those with new revenue streams.
N.E.W. Customer Service Companies, Inc. (NEW), announced that Robert Miller has been named the company's new vice president of marketing & communications. Miller has over 20 years of professional experience in brand development, market research and analysis, product marketing, marketing communications and strategic positioning. He has held previous positions at Doner Direct, GSD&M Advertising, Ted Bates Advertising and, most recently, Teligent, Inc.