LG Electronics announced the appointment of K.I. Kwon to president of the LG Electronics USA Consumer Electronics Division. Kwon was most recently vice president of LG Electronics Digital Display Division responsible for North America.
Based in the company's Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey headquarters, Kwon is responsible for the overall management and direction of the consumer electronics, commercial products and information technology businesses.
With more than 24 years of experience at LG, Kwon has held a variety of senior key positions with LG Electronics Germany and LG Electronics Corporate, as well as vice president of Digital Television Marketing for North America.
He succeeds J.M. Lee who is leading LG's mobile phone initiatives in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Ukraine).
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