sponsor_coxAutomotiveChange in our industry is happening so quickly there’s never been a greater demand for diversity of thought, vision and experience to embrace this change. At Cox Automotive, we are committed to the advancement of women in automotive. Closing the gender gap is everyone’s business. It makes our industry more innovative and competitive.
Nominations are being accepted now for the 2018 Cox Automotive Breakthrough Leader of the Year Award. This honor recognizes a woman who was inspired to transition to the automotive industry from another career, and then made an immediate impact in her newly chosen career.
All Nominations must be submitted by May 24, 2018 at

Criteria for nomination:

  • New to the automotive industry in the past 5 years with no prior experience at any associated business (dealer, vendor/supplier, OEM)
  • Significant and measurable contributions to the automotive industry
  • Actively advances or champions women in automotive

The winner will be recognized at the Women in Automotive 2018 Summer Conference, June 24–26, 2018, Orlando, FL.


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