Hyundai Announces Montgomery Plant Manager

Hyundai has announced one of the leaders for its first plant in the United States. John Kalson, a former Ford Motor Company Executive has been named the plant manager at the new one billion dollar assembly plant in Montgomery.

38-year-old Kalson will oversee day to day operations which include vehicle production. He'll also manage the facility's 16 hundred workers. The plant is still under construction and is expected to be completed by June 2004.