LOS ANGELES - American Honda Motor Co. Inc. has hired Llewellyn 'Llyn' King, 50, to be vice president of its Finance Division. King is Honda's first African-American vice president.
King will oversee the company's financial planning, accounting, tax and treasury-related duties. He said he was recruited for the post.
King comes to Honda from Philadelphia Coca-Cola Bottling Co., where he was vice president and CFO for 10 years.