I am pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Whetter as our new Vice President of Sales & Engineering effective Monday, November 13th. Scott comes to us with 30+ years of automotive experience, haven risen up through the Sales & Engineering ranks throughout his career. His business career includes roles at Texas Instruments, Ford, TRW, Siemens and most recently the Woodbridge Group. At Woodbridge, Scott was Vice President of Sales, The Americas; thereby bringing us a considerable amount of seating experience.
Scott completed his Bachelors of Science at Michigan State University and his Masters of Science, Engineering Management at the University of Tennessee. Scott lives in Michigan with his wife and two children. In order to better service our customers, Scott will remain permanently stationed in Michigan.
Scott’s responsibility will include the execution of our Hoshin strategic plan from the sales and engineering perspective, which includes; ongoing with above average sales growth; expanding our current product portfolio; increasing our value add content; systems & procedure development; the creation of product standards by product type; improving product launch; and succession / progressive planning within his group.
Reporting to Scott will be Colin Turnbull, Director of Advanced Engineering, Aaron Henry, Director of New Launch and Corky McCorkindale, Sales Manager. Scott in turn will report to myself.
Please join me in welcoming Scott to NASG by offering him and his team your full support and cooperation as we continue to strengthen our Sales & Engineering departments.
Michael A. Haughey
President and Chief Executive Officer
North American Stamping Group, LLC