MAUMEE, Ohio, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) President and CEO James Kamsickas issued the following statement today:
"At Dana, we are deeply concerned and saddened by the horrific events that occurred in Charlottesville this past weekend. Racism, bigotry, and violence have no place in our society.
"As CEO, I will continue to strongly advocate for the important issues of diversity, tolerance, and inclusion.
"We understand the decision to disband the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative Council. The intent of the council was to be a forum to discuss job creation and economic development in the United States.
"Dana has a strong record in this area, and we will continue to look for ways to create jobs and participate in the development of the U.S. workforce."
About Dana Incorporated Dana is a world leader in highly engineered solutions for improving the efficiency, performance, and sustainability of powered vehicles and machinery. Dana supports the passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway markets, as well as industrial and stationary equipment applications. Founded in 1904, Dana employs nearly 29,000 people in 34 countries on six continents who are committed to delivering long-term value to customers. The company reported sales of more than $5.8 billion in 2016. Based in Maumee, Ohio, the company's operations were selected as a 2017 Top Workplace in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan by The (Toledo) Blade. For more information, please visit dana.com