2014 Washington Auto Show
Mark Fields to Deliver Keynote at 2014 Washington Auto Show
Ford Motor Company COO to Kick Off Event Jan. 22
The Washington Auto Show®, the automotive industry's annual public policy show and the largest public show held in Washington, D.C., is pleased to announce that Mark Fields, chief operating officer of Ford Motor Company, will deliver the keynote address at the Newsmaker Breakfast on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014.
As COO, Fields is responsible for leading Ford's business operations globally. He has been a driver at Ford for serving customers around the globe with a full family of vehicles that deliver the highest quality, fuel efficiency, safety, smart design and value.
The Newsmaker Breakfast - co-sponsored by Washington Automotive Press Association (WAPA) and the International Motor Press Association (IMPA) - is part of the show's Public Policy Days. The breakfast follows the Policy Days' kickoff event on Capitol Hill.
"We are proud to showcase our innovative products and technologies at The Washington Auto Show," said Fields. "The show provides an ideal opportunity to explore current and future trends in the automotive industry, including improvements in vehicle design and manufacturing to better serve customers and drive profitable growth."
Rick Hendrick named 2014 winner of the
Keith Crain/Automotive News Lifetime Achievement Award
at The Washington Auto Show®
AN Editor-in-Chief Keith Crain to Make Presentation Wed., Jan. 22, 2014
Rick Hendrick, 64, tireless philanthropist, creator of an automotive empire and the most successful NASCAR owner of the modern era, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Keith Crain/Automotive News Lifetime Achievement Award, presented at The Washington Auto Show. [PRESS RELEASE]