Nissan's Hirshberg lays down his pen

Rechtin, Mark
March 2000
Automotive News;3/20/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5866, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the retirement of Jerry Hirshberg, president of Nissan Design International (NDI) Inc. in Southern California. Contributions to Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.; Significance of strategic planning and employee relations on the success of NDI; Automobile design collections; Views and plans on retirement.


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