Scott Vazin left Nashville last Friday after nearly 15 years at Nissan North America to join VW as vice president of Volkswagen Public Relations reporting to Tony Cervone, Executive Vice President, Group Communications, Volkswagen Group of America. Vazin joins Volkswagen from Nissan where he most recently served as Director of Product and Consumer Communications. Vazin started his automotive career at Mitsubishi Motor Sales of America in California in 1990. Congratulations Scott! Vazin starts at VW Monday in time for the New York International Auto Show next week.
VW also announced that veteran automotive journalist Mark Gillies has joined the Volkswagen team as product and technology communications manager.