MISSISSAUGA, ON, Oct. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Kia Canada Inc. is proud to
announce the appointment of Maxime Surette as Public Relations Manager.
Mr. Surette brings to the organization a wealth of automotive
experience. Since joining Kia Canada in 2007, Maxime has demonstrated a
high level of commitment and passion to the Kia brand. This commitment
has allowed Maxime to contribute holistically to various teams within
Kia Canada, including Marketing, Product Planning and more recently as
Brand Strategy Supervisor.
"Over the past six years Maxime has demonstrated a profound passion for
the Kia brand and we could not be more thrilled to have him join the
Public Relations department," said Robert Staffieri, Director of
Marketing and Public Relations, Kia Canada Inc. "His well-rounded
knowledge circling both automotive products as well as the industry
will serve him well in his new role."
In his new role, Mr. Surette will be responsible for all day-to-day
Public Relations functions for Kia Canada Inc., including ongoing media
Mr. Surette will report directly to Jack Sulymka, National Public
Relations and Corporate Partnerships Manager, Kia Canada Inc., and will
be based out of Kia Canada's Mississauga office.
Kia Canada Inc. (www.kia.ca - www.facebook.com/kiacanada) a maker of quality vehicles for the young-at-heart is a subsidiary of
Kia Motors Corporation (KMC) which was founded in 1999 and sells and
services high quality, class leading vehicles like the Soul, Forte,
Optima and Sorento through a network of 181 dealers nationwide. Kia
Canada Inc. employs 159 people in its Mississauga, Ontario headquarters
and four regional offices across Canada, with an all-new
state-of-the-art facility in Montreal. Kia's brand slogan "The Power to
Surprise" represents the company's global commitment to surprise the
world by providing exciting & inspiring experiences that go beyond
SOURCE: KIA Canada Inc.
For further information:
National PR and Corporate Partnerships Manager
Kia Canada Inc.
Public Relations and Events Coordinator
Kia Canada Inc.