Steve Cannon has returned to Mercedes-Benz USA, where he worked early in his career, this time as VP, Marketing replacing Mark McNabb who left in January and is now at Nissan.
Cannon will be a member of MBUSA's executive management team and will oversee marcoms, MR and product management for Mercedes and Maybach in the US. He starts June 25 and reports to President and CEO Ernst Lieb.
Cannon worked as Executive Assistant to the President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz of North America in 1991, then moved to Mercedes' global headquarters in Stuttgart. Between 1998 and 2000 he was Director of Marketing for the firmís Debis Financial Services division. Most recently he was a principal at major independent ad agency The Richards Group. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the United States Military Academy at West Point.
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