No Photo Available

Last Update

2013-09-13T00:00:00.000Z

This profile was last updated on .

Is this you? Claim your profile.

Wrong Don Iwatani?

Mr. Don Iwatani

Get ZoomInfo Grow

+ Get 10 Free Contacts a Month

Please agree to the terms and conditions

I agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand that I will receive a subscription to ZoomInfo Grow at no charge in exchange for downloading and installing the ZoomInfo Contact Contributor utility which, among other features, involves sharing my business contacts as well as headers and signature blocks from emails that I receive.

Background Information

Employment History

National Organization

Chief Executive Officer

Panasonic Corporation

Contributor

ABILITY Magazine

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Matsushita Electric Corporation of America

Executive Officer

Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. , Ltd.

National Leader for Risk and Advisory Services In Japanese Practice

KPMG LLP

Position, Governing Board

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

Affiliations

Senior Advisor
Takenaka Partners LLC

Board Member
Kids

Board Member
Research Bank

Education

bachelor's degree

Economics

Meiji Gakuin University

Web References (83 Total References)


Takenaka Partners - Takenaka and Company

www.takenakapartners.com [cached]

Mr. Hideaki Iwatani, Executive Vice President and Chief Representative in New York ( New York )

Mr. Iwatani was named Chairman and CEO of Matsushita Electric Corporation of America in 2000. In this position, Mr. Iwatani oversaw Panasonic's consumer, B-to-B and industrial sales, marketing, production and R&D operations for the company that, along with its affiliates, had at the time, over 150 business locations in the US, Mexico, Canada and Puerto Rico. Mr. Iwatani was also named to Matsushita Electric's board of directors with responsibility to oversee operations in both North and South America. Mr. Iwatani, who joined Matsushita Electric Co. Ltd. in 1968, was named President of Panasonic Consumer Electric Company since 1996. Prior to that assignment, he was President of Panasonic Company West, which is based in the Los Angeles suburb of Cypress. After serving as Chairman and CEO of Matsushita Electric Corporation of America, in 2004, Mr. Iwatani was responsible for the international affairs of the company as well as the Director of the Global Strategy Research Institute. Mr. Iwatani has spent nearly 30 years on assignments in the US, and is currently a Permanent Associate for Matsushita Electric Co., Ltd. In 2001, Mr. Iwatani received an award in NY for his contribution and dedication toward international affairs, and in 2004, received an international humanitarian award. Mr. Iwatani graduated with a bachelor's degree in Economics from Meiji Gakuin University in Japan.


Kids for the Future : Board Members

kftf.org [cached]

Don Iwatani - Former Chairman, Panasonic USA


(Hideaki) "Donny" Iwatani, later on the ...

www.dealerscope.com [cached]

(Hideaki) "Donny" Iwatani, later on the COO of Panasonic North America really guided me and nurtured me to understanding the Japanese culture and the business through the executive level. We first met in Baltimore when Panasonic's mid-Atlantic group was established, and Donny was an assistant general manager. At the time, I handled all the big accounts, Circuit City, Ritz Camera, the May Company, different Macy's stores. It was the first time Panasonic integrated Japanese management into the local sales companies, and Donny Iwatani was really good at guiding me on how to present materials so the factories could understand it, how to ask the factory for something so they can understand it and produce results.


Notice of the ordinary general meeting of shareholders

ir-site.panasonic.com [cached]

At the Board of Directors meeting held on June 29, 2005, Hideaki Iwatani and Yoichiro Maekawa retired as Executive Officers upon the expiration of their terms.


Don Iwatani, CEO of ...

www.abilitymagazine.com [cached]

Don Iwatani, CEO of Panasonic

...
Now carrying the torch set ablaze by Matsushita is Panasonic’s current CEO, Don Iwatani.
...
Chet Cooper, ABILITY Magazine’s editor-in-chief, recently interviewed Iwatani to discuss the future of Panasonic.
...
Interview with Panasonic's CEO Don Iwatani
...
Don Iwatani: I’ve been with Panasonic nearly 35 years and in the United States for about 25 years.

Similar Profiles

Other People with this Name

Other people with the name Iwatani

Jon Iwatani
Kamehameha Schools

Shari Iwatani
South Pasadena High School

Yoshi Iwatani
Tasman International Limited

Masaharu Iwatani
Furuno

Kunio Iwatani
Kringle Pharma Inc

City Directory Icon

Browse ZoomInfo's Business Contact Directory by City

People Directory Icon

Browse ZoomInfo's
Business People Directory

Company Directory Icon

Browse ZoomInfo's
Advanced Company Directory