Photo courtesy of Nissan.

Photo courtesy of Nissan.

Nissan Group has appointed Tim Franklin its director of product planning for its commercial vehicles, SUVs and pickup trucks, the Nashville, Tenn.-based automaker has announced.

Franklin leaves his current role as senior manager in the chief marketing manager business unit. Franklin replaces Rich Miller, who left the role to become Nissan's global frame SUV program director.

The change was made effective on May 8.

Originally posted on Automotive Fleet