Canon USA, Inc. Announces New Leadership Appointment

MELVILLE, NY, April 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Canon UNITED STATESInc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is proud to announce a new leadership appointment and promotion effective April 1, 2022. Isao “Sammy” Kobayashi has been promoted to senior vice president and general manager, Hybrid-workplace Solutions Group, Canon UNITED STATESInc., and named senior executive of Canon Inc. Mr. Kobayashi demonstrates excellent leadership skills, bringing value to the company and helping Canon maintain its position as a leader in digital imaging solutions.

Mr. Kobayashi has been with Canon UNITED STATES, Inc. for 17 years. Prior to his promotion, he was vice president and general manager of the Hybrid-workplace Solutions group and vice president and general manager of the Imaging Technologies & Communications group.

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cannon UNITED STATESInc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions for United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With about $30.6 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE: CAJ), ranked in the top five U.S. patents granted for 36 consecutive years in 2021† and was one of the most admired companies in the world of Fortune magazine in 2022. Canon UNITED STATES was named to Newsweek’s Most Loved Workplaces list for 2021, ranking among the top 100 companies for employee happiness and job satisfaction. cannon UNITED STATES is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. To stay informed of the latest news from Canon UNITED STATESSubscribe to the company’s RSS news feed by visiting and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA.

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