Philip Calhoun named VP of Nissan CantonUSA – Nissan has announced senior management changes at its Canton, Mississippi facility. Effective 1st September 2018, Philip Calhoun will take over as vice president Manufacturing at the plant. Calhoun will be based in Canton and report to Heath Holtz, senior vice president, Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management and Purchasing, Nissan North America.

Calhoun has served as senior director, Manufacturing Operations, Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant, since October 2017. He has more than 25 years of experience in manufacturing and quality, including site management for assembly and powertrain plants with other automotive manufacturers.

He replaces Steve Marsh, vice president, Manufacturing, who will return to Nissan Manufacturing UK (NMUK) as vice president.