Joe Castelli is vice president, Nissan Commercial Vehicles and Fleet, Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA). He is responsible for the entire value chain of the commercial vehicle business unit in the North American market, which includes development, sales, marketing and service and distribution.
In this role, Castelli will oversee NNA's launch into the commercial vehicle market, beginning in 2010. Additionally, Castelli manages NNA's commercial fleet and rental vehicle businesses.
Prior to joining Nissan in December 2007, Castelli worked for Ford Motor Co. for 23 years in various sales, marketing, field and general office assignments. He most recently served as Ford's director of commercial truck sales and marketing.
Castelli earned a bachelor's degree in finance and a master's in business administration from Creighton University in Omaha, Neb. He and his wife have three children.