October 30, 2002
Nissan Canada announces new Vice-President of Sales
Mississauga, Ontario – Brad Bradshaw, president of Nissan
Canada Inc., announced the appointment of Allen Childs as vice-president,
sales, of Nissan sales operations in Canada.
Childs joined Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) in 1983 and held key
positions in sales and operations for the Nissan and Infiniti Divisions of
NNA. They included national marketing manager for the Infiniti Division;
major metro dealer operations manager, manager of regional marketing and
regional staff operations and regional marketing manager for Infiniti East.
In 1999, he was appointed regional vice-president for NNA’s Infiniti Central
region and was responsible for overseeing and directing all marketing,
market representation, personnel and operational functions of the region,
which serves 53 dealers in 40 U.S. markets.
Childs, who prior to joining Nissan worked for Ford Motor Co., holds a
bachelor degree in marketing from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
He replaces Yves Ladouceur, Quebec region director, who served as acting
vice-president, sales, at NCI since June.