PLYMOUTH, Mich.—Freudenberg-NOK G.P. has promoted John S. VanAlstyne to president of e-commerce and information technology.
The newly created post gives VanAlstyne the job of working with the firm´s divisions to develop and execute e-commerce strategy, and managing the information technology and computer-aided design service organizations. He continues to serve as president of the Flexitech Inc. automotive hose joint venture of which Freudenberg-NOK is a partner.
An eight-year veteran of Freudenberg-NOK, VanAlstyne most recently was vice president and general manager of new business development. He came to the company from Solvay Automotive in Troy, Mich., where he had been marketing director.