2013 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS ALL-STAR AWARDS
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The global auto industry is getting its groove back. Europe's fiscal crisis bottomed out, and China's economy has settled into reliable, moderate growth. In the United States, light-vehicle sales are likely to hit their highest level since 2007. In this section we announce our annual Automotive News All-Stars, leaders who paced the industry in a year of guarded optimism and continued recovery.
2013 ALL STAR | FINANCE
CFO, General Motors
2013 ALL STAR | MINORITY BUSINESS
CFO, Toyota Financial Services
2013 ALL STAR | QUALITY
Senior vice president of global quality and customer experience, General Motors
2013 ALL STAR | DESIGN
Head of interior design, Chrysler Group
2013 ALL STAR | U.S. EXECUTIVE - EUROPEAN AUTOMAKER
CEO, Mercedes-Benz USA
2013 ALL STAR | DEALER - PRIVATELY HELD
Owner, Rick Case Automotive Group
2013 ALL STAR | SALES
Former vice president of U.S. marketing, sales and service, Ford Motor Co.
2013 ALL STAR | U.S. EXECUTIVE - ASIAN AUTOMAKER
President, Subaru of America Inc.
2013 ALL STAR | SERVICE AND PARTS
Vice president of Mopar sales, field operations and product development, Chrysler Group
2013 ALL STAR | PURCHASING
Member of the board of management for purchasing and supplier network, BMW AG
2013 ALL STAR | MARKETING
Chief marketing officer, Subaru of America Inc.
2013 ALL STAR | REMARKETING
Former general sales manager for Ford and Lincoln, Ford Motor Co.
2013 ALL STAR | GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS
President and Former secretary-general, American Automotive Policy Council and European Automobile Manufacturer's Association
2013 ALL STAR | DEALER - PUBLICLY HELD
CEO, AutoNation Inc.
2013 ALL STAR | SUPPLIERS
CEO of the powertrain segment, Federal-Mogul Corp.
2013 ALL STAR | MANUFACTURING
Former senior managing executive officer in charge of production and purchasing, Mazda Motor Corp.
2013 ALL STAR | PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Senior vice president for product line i, BMW Group
2013 ALL STAR | INDUSTRY LEADER OF THE YEAR AND CEO - NORTH AMERICA
CEO, Ford Motor Co.
2013 ALL STAR | INNOVATION
CEO, Tesla Motors Inc.
2013 ALL STAR | ENGINEERING
Accord Hybrid large project leader, Honda Motor Co.
2013 ALL STAR | ENVIRONMENT
Managing director, SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers
2013 ALL STAR | CEO - EUROPE
Chairman of the board of management, BMW AG
2013 ALL STAR | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Vice president, Treasury and Financial planning and analysis, Toyota Financial Services
2013 ALL STAR | PUBLIC RELATIONS
Corporate vice president of communications, Nissan Motor Co.
2013 ALL STAR | CEO - ASIA
Former CEO, Mazda Motor Corp.