|AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Effective April 1, Steven Landry is
appointed President - Chrysler Jeep(R) Automotive - Europe, reporting to Theodor
Cunningham, Executive Vice President, DaimlerChrysler Corporation Global Sales and
In this position, Landry, 41, is responsible for all activities of the
Chrysler Jeep Global Brand Center relating to the sales, marketing and service of Chrysler
and Jeep vehicles in Europe. Landry will be based in Brussels, Belgium.
"Steve's extensive experience in the U.S. sales and marketing organization as well
as in Canada's field operation will help us achieve our goal of expanding the Chrysler and
Jeep brands throughout Europe," said Cunningham. "We're pleased to have Steve as
part of the global marketing organization."
Landry joined DaimlerChrysler in 1982 in Canada's Pacific Regional Office and has held
a number of positions within the sales and marketing organization including General
Manager - Marketing. Most recently, Landry was the Director - Global Sales and Marketing
Landry holds a bachelor's degree in Business from Saint Mary's University, Nova Scotia
and will complete a master's in Business Administration from Michigan State University
this May. Landry replaces Tom Marinelli who was recently appointed Vice President -
Chrysler/Jeep Global Brand Center in Auburn Hills, Mich..
(Feb. 14, 2000)