Kia Motors America, Inc. (KMA) today announced Len
Hunt has left the company. Byung Mo Ahn, president of Kia Motors
Corporation (KMC) has been appointed group president and CEO and will
now oversee all aspects and daily operations of both KMA and Kia Motors
Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG).
In addition, Ian Beavis, vice president marketing, has also left the company.
Loveless, vice president of sales, will now report directly to Ahn. Tim
Chaney, director of marketing has been appointed to acting department
head and along with Randy Maurstad and Alex Fedorak, the heads of
product planning and public relations respectively, will report
directly to Ahn. These changes are being made in an effort to respond
to rapidly changing market conditions in the United States.