Tuesday, April 25, 2006

NEC to Combine its U.S. Operations in IT and Network Solutions

NEC USA, NEC America, and NEC Solutions (America) will combine into one new company dedicated to the IT and network solutions business. Effective July 1, the new company, with more than $1 billion in revenue, will be named NEC Corporation of America and have headquarters in Irving, Texas.

NEC Corporation of America will offer customers access to a rich portfolio of technology and professional services ranging from server and storage solutions, digital presentation and visual display systems to biometric security, optical network, radio communications and IP voice and data solutions.

Tadao Kondo, currently head of the three NEC companies being combined, has been named to lead NEC Corporation of America as president and CEO. http://www.necus.com

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