WASHINGTON, June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report's Jamie Page Deaton has been selected to join the North American Car & Truck of the Year jury, a distinguished group of automotive journalists from Canada and the United States. In its 24th year, the NACTOY jury recognizes the most outstanding new vehicles in each model year.
Ms. Page Deaton is the managing editor of U.S. News Best Cars, a leading automotive website that attracts over 45 million car shoppers annually. An auto industry expert, Page Deaton oversees U.S. News' car reviews, new and used Best Car Rankings, car-buying advice content and annual awards, including Best Vehicle Brands, Best Cars for the Money and Best Cars for Families. Page Deaton is also a member of the New England Motor Press Association and the Washington Automotive Press Association.
Page Deaton is among 60 NACTOY jurors from leading magazines, newspapers and online outlets, including Kelley Blue Book, Edmunds, Automotive News and Car and Driver.
"Jamie has made U.S. News Best Cars the go-to website for anyone in the market for a new or used car," said Brian Kelly, editor and chief content officer of U.S. News. "Her deep understanding of what car shoppers want will be valued among this prestigious group of automotive journalists."
Since 2007, U.S. News Best Cars has published rankings of the majority of new vehicles sold in America. Bageshri Ghate is the Vice President and General Manager of U.S. News Best Cars and Chris Ciccone is the Product Director.
About U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report is a digital news and information company that empowers people to make better, more informed decisions about important issues affecting their lives. Focusing on Education, Health, Personal Finance, Travel, Cars and News & Opinion, USNews.com provides consumer advice, rankings, news and analysis to serve people making complex decisions throughout all stages of life. More than 37 million people visit USNews.com each month for research and guidance. Founded in 1933, U.S. News is headquartered in Washington, D.C.
To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/jamie-page-deaton-named-to-north-american-car--truck-of-the-year-jury-300286214.html
SOURCE U.S. News & World Report