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Hitachi Cable America Inc., Announces Internal Employee Promotion

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA, April 8, 2015

Hitachi Cable America Inc., (HCA), is pleased to announce an employee promotion within the Manchester, NH facility. Effective April 1st, 2015, John Gibson will be the Executive Vice President of Operations and Technology at HCA. For the past two years, John held the position of Senior Vice President Engineering and Quality Assurance. Prior to this, Gibson held a variety of technical and operations management positions for Berk-Tek (Nexans) premise copper and fiber optic locations. He and his wife, Mary Susan, relocated to Paris, France in 1998, when he was appointed Global Technical Director, Data Cable Product Line. He returned to New Holland, PA in 2001 as Sr VP of Operations and Technology for the New Holland, PA and Fuquay Varina, NC business units. Please help us congratulate John on his new position at the HCA Manchester, NH facility.

About Hitachi Cable America, Manchester Facility:

The Manchester facility belongs to the Performance Cable Systems & Materials Division of Hitachi Cable America Inc. Located in Manchester, New Hampshire; the facility manufactures a complete line of high-performance copper and fiber optic cables for the communication industry. Over 4,000 different cable products are manufactured at this facility. Products include category copper communication cables, indoor, indoor/outdoor and outside plant fiber optic cables, industrial Ethernet cables, as well as round and flat electronic cables.

To learn more about Hitachi Cable America, Inc. and the Performance Cables Systems & Materials Division, please visit our website at Hitachi Cable America, Inc. is a unit of Hitachi Metals, Ltd. which is held by Hitachi, Ltd., Japan.

About Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society’s challenges with our talented team and proven experience in global markets. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2013 (ended March 31, 2014) totaled 9,616 billion yen ($93.4 billion). Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication systems, power systems, construction machinery, high functional material & components, automotive systems, health care and others. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company’s website at

Hitachi Cable America Inc. website:


Steven Kenney
Marketing Manager
900 Holt Avenue
Manchester, NH 03109
603-669-4347, ext. 229

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