LOS ANGELES, Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 10, the Motor Press Guild (MPG), the largest automotive media association in North America, will host Bob Hegbloom, Director of Ram Brand, to discuss Ram's award-winning success and the company's 2014 product strategy.
2012 was a successful year for the Ram Truck, with sales up 17% and the all-new 2013 Ram 1500 winning North American Car and Truck of the Year Awards' Truck of the Year, Motor Trend's Truck of the Year and Truck of Texas awards. Hegbloom will give a brief overview of the company's product line up and delve into the new 2014 Ram 1500 light duty EcoDiesel, 2013 Ram ProMaster and the 2014 Ram Heavy Duty. Ram will also have two vehicles on hand for MPG members to experience.
Hegbloom started with Chrysler in 1986 and has worked in a number of areas within the company including Corporate Training, Business Planning & Strategic Strategies, Regional Marketing Manager, Brand Manager-Ram, Product Planning, and is now the Director of the Ram Brand. 2013 marks his 27th year with the company.
Details for the MPG meeting are as follows:
- Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 11:30 a.m.
- The Proud Bird Restaurant
11022 Aviation Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045
About Motor Press Guild (MPG)
The Los Angeles-based Motor Press Guild (MPG) is the largest automotive media association in North America, with more than 800 members. This non-profit trade guild is dedicated to promoting professionalism in automotive journalism through education and information exchange. Members include journalists and analysts from print, broadcast and online outlets as well as public relations representatives, consumer groups and governmental bodies tied to the automotive industry. The organization hosts regular meetings featuring key figureheads in the auto industry and is widely recognized for its annual Dean Batchelor Award program and annual industry MPG Track Day. For more information about MPG, please visit www.MotorPressGuild.org, or follow us on the MPG Facebook or Twitter pages. For media inquiries please contact MPG publicity chair, Brendan Flynn, at 310-444-1850 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOURCE Motor Press Guild (MPG)