World Car Awards - Juror Profile


UNITED STATES
 


JASON STEIN

Host of Cars & Culture with Jason Stein, SiriusXM Channel 132

Jason Stein is a media and business professional with nearly 30 years of journalism experience across multiple platforms and is a leading personality in the global automotive space.

Mr. Stein’s career highlights include multiple one-on-one interviews with Tesla CEO Elon Musk, as well as U.S. President George W. Bush, and two decades interviewing Fortune 100 business leaders.

He is the host of SiriusXM's radio show, "Cars & Culture with Jason Stein.”

Mr. Stein also serves in multiple executive roles across the automotive industry.

Mr. Stein is an internationally recognized public speaker, having delivered more than 100 speeches around the world. He is also a contributor to national and international radio programs and hosted a weekly radio segment in Detroit, Mich., for three years.

Previously, he directed the editorial and commercial operations for one of the world's largest automotive business-to-business media organizations: Automotive News.

Mr. Stein joined Automotive News as a Detroit-based reporter in October 2003 before transferring to Automotive News Europe's Munich, Germany, headquarters in 2005. Two years later, he was named publisher of Automotive News Europe, a responsibility that included the management of the news and commercial operations, covering 32 European countries as well as marketing, digital, audience and event activities.

In 2009, Mr. Stein moved back to Detroit to oversee the editorial operations of Automotive News. In 2012 he added the responsibility of associate publisher, then publisher in 2013.

In 2016, he oversaw the launch of two new media products: Automotive News Canada, a digital media outlet and a monthly print magazine; and Fixed Ops Journal, a semi-monthly print magazine focused on auto retail operations.

Before joining Automotive News, Mr. Stein was an award-winning automotive columnist, news and sports writer for several North American newspapers in Ontario, Ohio and Indiana.

In late 2015, Automotive News helped form the first annual Crain Communications/Michigan State University Detroit Journalism Program for aspiring journalists within the City of Detroit.

He serves as a volunteer at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan, holds a position as a juror for the World Car of the Year Award and Ford's annual Salute to Dealers recognition program at the National Automobile Dealers Association convention.

Mr. Stein holds a degree in political science from the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada.


               



             

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