Carol Knorr, 52
VP, Marketing and Development, GMAC Financial Services, General Motors
First automotive job: Credit Clerk, GMAC, 1966
Proudest achievement: "Lasting 34 years in this business."
On being successful: "Women bring different strengths and attributes to the table. Figure out what your individual strengths are and use them to the fullest."
On being a woman in the industry: "Surround yourself with talented people and don't take business (or yourself) too seriously."
Other positions at GMAC include:
- 1992-93 VP, Marketing
- 1991-92 VP, Plans
- 1990-91 Director, Plans
- 1989-90 Regional Manager, Detroit Region