* Ralph V. Gilles of DaimlerChrysler named one of America’s most powerful players under 40 by Black Enterprise
* The “Hot List” profiles bold, young innovators who are transforming the world of business, entertainment, media, sports, science and politics
* Article to be featured in December issue of Black Enterprise
Auburn Hills, Mich., Nov 30, 2005 –
Ralph V. Gilles, Director – Truck Exterior and Interior Design Studio, Chrysler Group, has been named to Black Enterprise magazine’s “Hot List: America’s Most Powerful Players Under 40,” to be featured in the December 2005 issue.
The list profiles bold, young innovators who are transforming the world of business, entertainment, media, sports, science and politics. Gilles is being recognized as an extraordinary professional in the African-American community.
“As the only individual recognized from the automotive industry, Black Enterprise has acknowledged Gilles as a major influencer of automotive design,” said Nancy Rae, Senior Vice President – Human Resources, Chrysler Group. “It is a great honor to have Black Enterprise recognize Gilles for his contributions to the Chrysler Group and the African-American community.”