Neville Jordan To Manage Magnavox London Operation
Neville Jordan has been named manager of Magnavox International Operations Ltd., succeeding M.J. Simmons who returns to the United States following a six-year assignment, to assume new duties with Magnavox Advanced Products and Systems Company, Torrance, Calif., the parent company.
Mr. Jordan was formerly managing director of Marine Safety Ltd., Wellington, New Zealand, a company he co-founded. He was for seven years previously a marketing manager for IBM Systems, and before that he was for five years an engineer with the New Zealand Department of Civil Aviation where he specialized in traffic control systems.
Mr. Jordan will be responsible for the marketing of Magnavox satellite navigation, point positioning and land survey, and Marisat communications user equipment in Eastern and Western Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Indian Subcontinent. Concurrently, Magnavox International has relocated its London offices to Slough, England, near London Heathrow Airport. The new address is 470 London Road, Slough SL3 8QY Berks, England; telephone 073 46947, telex 847583.