2023 Notable Champions of Diversity
Automotive News Canada’s Notable Champions of Diversity program celebrates leaders within the Canadian automotive industry who are committed to improving diversity, equity and inclusion at their organizations or throughout the wider sector. Following a public call for nominations, a panel comprised of leaders at Automotive News Canada and Accelerate Auto selected the 2023 Notable Champions of Diversity.
Nominations closed on July 31, 2023, and in the December 18, 2023 print edition of Automotive News Canada, a special section will honor this year's group of diversity leaders.
FOUNDER, CEO, DSMA
PRESIDENT, BIRCHWOOD AUTOMOTIVE GROUP
CEO, LGM FINANCIAL SERVICES
MANAGER OF CONNECTED VEHICLES AND TELEMATICS BUSINESS, HYUNDAI AUTO CANADA
DIRECTOR, DEALER NETWORK DEVELOPMENT AND CORPORATE STRATEGY, NISSAN CANADA
CEO, LINAMAR CORP.
ENGINE PLANT MANAGER, HONDA OF CANADA MANUFACTURING
VICE-PRESIDENT, GENERAL COUNSEL AND SECRETARY, MERCEDES-BENZ CANADA, MERCEDES-BENZ CANADA FINANCIAL SERVICES
FOUNDER, CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER, ICOM AI (FORMERLY KONECT.AI)
NATIONAL MANAGER OF PUBLIC RELATIONS, HYUNDAI AUTO CANADA
MANAGER OF HUMAN RESOURCES AND DEI, HYUNDAI AUTO CANADA
MANAGER, CUSTOMER OPERATIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS, SUBARU CANADA
VICE-PRESIDENT, SALES AND MARKETING, WAKEFIELD CANADA INC.