Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) today announced the appointment of Masayuki Anada as the Plant Manager of the Shizuoka Plant of its Japanese subsidiary, Corning Japan K.K., as of February 1. Tomoyasu Inuzuka, who has served as Shizuoka Plant Manager from April 2007, will take up the newly created position of Asia Engineering and Manufacturing Director, High Performance Display (HPD).
New Shizuoka Plant Manager
- Name: Masayuki Anada
- New position: Director, Plant Manager of the Shizuoka Plant
- Date of Birth: Nov. 10, 1962
- Education: Tokyo Institute of Technology, Bachelor's Degree in Metallurgical Engineering
- Professional Career
1987: Joins Corning Japan K.K.
2001: Manager, Melt Department, Shizuoka Plant
2005: Operation Manager, Shizuoka Plant
2008: Plant Manager, Sakai City Plant
2011: Assistant Plant Manager, Shizuoka Plant
Feb. 2012: Plant Manager, Shizuoka Plant
- Corning Japan K.K. (CJKK) is a subsidiary of Corning Incorporated in the United States. It manufactures and sells glass substrates for liquid crystal displays and Corning® Gorilla® Glass, a chemically-strengthened cover glass for displays. The company's production bases are the Shizuoka Plant, which entered operation in 1989, and the Sakai City Plant, which entered operation in 2009.
About Corning Incorporated
Corning Incorporated (www.corning.com) is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics. Drawing on more than 160 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, Corning creates and makes keystone components that enable high-technology systems for consumer electronics, mobile emissions control, telecommunications and life sciences. Our products include glass substrates for LCD televisions, computer monitors and laptops; ceramic substrates and filters for mobile emission control systems; optical fiber, cable, hardware & equipment for telecommunications networks; optical biosensors for drug discovery; and other advanced optics and specialty glass solutions for a number of industries including semiconductor, aerospace, defense, astronomy, and metrology.