Samsung Names New Innovation Head For Mobile
Samsung this week named a new innovation chief for Samsung Telecommunications America, its mobile products division. Kevin Packingham, a 14-year industry veteran who was formerly CEO of Amerilink Telecom Corporation, is Samsung's new senior vice president of product innovation.
“Samsung has enjoyed a strong relationship with Kevin for many years as a trusted colleague within the telecom industry and we’re excited to add Kevin’s experience and knowledge to our senior leadership team,” Dale Sohn, president of Samsung Mobile, said as part of the announcement. “Kevin’s extensive background in bringing innovative and game-changing products and services to the U.S. market will be a major factor in the future success of Samsung Mobile.”