Zeilstra Gets Kawasaki Engines Post
The Engines and Power Products Division of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. announced the hiring of JJ Zeilstra to the position of government relations manager, responsible for directing the division’s government relations activities and ensuring that Kawasaki products meet all applicable requirements. Part of that responsibility will include close interaction with the Engine Products Engineering Group at Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. in Japan and Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., U.S.A., which manages two production facilities in Marysville, Mo. and Lincoln, Neb. He will also represent the division in ongoing technical committee activities at industry organizations, such as Outdoor Power Equipment Institute.
Prior to his most recent position at Kubota Engine America, he was employed by General Motors Powertrain and Powerix Technologies, LLC.