Thursday, May 19, 2011
MSED Automotive Roundtable “The Supplier Revolution”
A roundtable panel discussion, themed “The Supplier Revolution,” will be hosted by the Marketing and Sales Executives of Detroit (MSED) at its monthly dinner meeting on is 5 to 8 p.m. May 24, at the Marriott Hotel, 200 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy. The panel will discuss how implementing good relationship practices between OEMs and suppliers are proving to be valuable in the new age of automobile manufacturing. Automotive News Editor Jason Stein will moderate the panel, which includes: Dan Knott, senior vice president of purchasing and supplier quality, Chrysler Group LLC; Michael Martini, president of OE division, Bridgestone Americas; Jay Phillion, chief purchasing and quality officer, TI Automotive; and Dan Vivian, director of engineering design, Hyundai Motor Group. The cost for the dinner event is $45 for members, $60 for non-members. Sponsorships are available. To register visit MSED www.msedetroit.org or call 248-643-6590.