Bryan Nesbitt headed to Shanghai to become vice president of GMIO Design

Bryan NesbittGeneral Motors has announced some changes to its marketing team. Bryan Nesbitt, executive director – North American Exterior Design and Global Architecture Strategy, has been appointed vice president of GMIO Design. Nesbitt will now relocate to Shanghai, China, and serve as the lead voice for Design in the GMIO region as well as serve as the “Brand Champion” for Wuling and Baojun.

Ken Parkinson, who is currently Vice President of GMIO Design, will come back to the United States and take Nesbitts job. In addition, Parkinson will serve as the “Brand Champion” for Chevrolet.

“This alignment will continue to position GM’s Global Design organization to provide the company with a compelling vision for future vehicle designs and the excellent execution of GM products,” said Ed Welburn, GM vice president, Global Design.

The moves are effective Aug. 1.

– By: Omar Rana