Safety Leader Names Steve Mc Kenzie as VP, Global Manufacturing
Sterling Heights, MI USA January 26, 2017 – Key Safety Systems (KSS), a global leader in mobility safety
headquartered in Michigan, USA, is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Mc Kenzie to the position
of Vice President, Global Manufacturing.
Steve comes to KSS with over 30 years of global automotive, lean manufacturing and Toyota Production
System experience serving in senior operational assignments with ITT Automotive, Alcoa, Siemens, Meridian
„Steve’s proven track record for delivering results across multiple companies will help ensure KSS global
manufacturing performance is continuously improving, aiming higher.“ stated Jason Luo, President and CEO
Key Safety Systems (KSS) is a global leader in mobility safety through the system integration and
performance of safety-critical components to the automotive and non-automotive markets serving the
active safety, passive safety and specialty product sectors. Through highly specialized design,
development, and manufacturing, KSS’ technology is featured in more than 300 vehicle models produced
by over 60 well-diversified customers worldwide. Since commencing business as a United States start-up,
serving Detroit auto makers in 1916, KSS continues today with an entrepreneurial and pioneering spirit.
KSS is headquartered in Sterling Heights, Michigan, with a global network of ~13,000 employees in 32
sales, engineering, and manufacturing facilities. The company has 5 main technical centers located in the
key regions of the Americas, Europe and Asia. It is an independently-operated subsidiary of Ningbo Joyson
Electronic Corp. (SHA: 600699) (“Joyson Electronics”).
For further information about Key Safety Systems see: http://www.keysafetyinc.com