Thursday, August 15, 2013
Registration, Continental Breakfast & Networking: 7:30 am
Discussion / Q&A: 8 – 9:30 am
Jeff Gilbert and John McElroy will moderate a panel of experts who will discuss the various business aspects of auto racing and the racing industry!
Auto Racing, like all professional sports, is also a business, and like all businesses certain financial factors need to be taken into account for the good of the sport. This WWJ Business Breakfast will use the platform of the Dream Cruise to take a close look at auto racing bodies including NASCAR and Indy Racing and discuss the past, present and future of racing with some of the leaders in the sport!
Our second panel of experts include*:
• Jeff Gilbert, Auto Beat Reporter, WWJ Newsradio 950
• Jamie Allison, Director, Ford Racing
• Jim Campbell, U.S.Vice President of Performance Vehicles and Motorsports, Chevrolet
• Ralph Gilles, President & CEO – SRT Brand and Motorsports / SVP – Product Design, Chrysler Group LLC
*Panelists subject to change.
Admission is $15 per person and includes breakfast, panel discussion and complimentary valet parking. To utilize the valet service, turn right onto Ravena (directly to the South of Duggan's) off of Woodward Ave.
The Woodward Dream Cruise Business Breakfast is sponsored in part by Strategic Staffing Solutions, AAA Michigan, Ann Arbor Antiques Market, Autism Alliance of Michigan, Hitachi Automotive Systems, Olga's kitchen, The Lee Group Consulting, Tower International, ITC Holdings Corp.