Remembering friend, and founding MPG Board Member, Eric Dahlquist

 — by Chuck Koch Eric Dahlquist, a founding member of Motor Press Guild, died unexpectedly on December 24 from complications following open heart surgery. He was 79. Eric, president of Vista Group, the automotive public relations agency he started in…

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New Leadership for 2017

The 2017 Motor Press Guild Board of Directors election results were announced on Monday, January 2, 2017 at the MPG Board meeting. Two incumbent board members, Shad Balch and Michael Harley, were re-elected for new terms and Dave Buchko and…

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Membership Renewal Troubles?

Hello Members, It seems like we just can't catch a break with our online membership services! If you are experiencing trouble with your membership renewal, please use this form: Can't see the form? Click this link to access. To make…

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Renew Your Membership for 2017

Just a friendly reminder that MPG memberships run the course of the calendar year and will be valid from January 1 - December 31, 2017. All current memberships will be expiring on December 31, 2016. How to renew your membership:…

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2016 MPG Award Winners

MPG is pleased to announce the 2016 MPG Award winners. The winners in each category were awarded at the MPG Awards ceremony on December 13th at the Marconi Automotive Museum. [full press release] 2016 Dean Batchelor Award Winner: Preston Lerner…

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Toyota/Lexus sign on as Gold Sponsors of MPG Awards

We're just one week away from the 2016 MPG Awards, which will be held at the Marconi Automotive Museum in Orange County on Tuesday, December 13th. Our annual event, which will feature dinner and entertainment, is to honor and recognize…

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Join us for the Nissan + MPG Food Drive

This year, Nissan and the Motor Press Guild aim to make the holidays a bit more comfortable by supporting the World Harvest Food Bank in its ongoing efforts to help provide food, basic staples and living essentials to people who…

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Finalist List: 2016 MPG Awards

MPG is pleased to announce the finalists for this year's 2016 MPG Awards. The winners in each category will be awarded at the MPG Awards ceremony on Tuesday, December 13th at the Marconi Automotive Museum.   Lifetime Achievement Jean Jennings…

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Member Chronicles: Carjojo

 — by John Dinkel I first met Peter Levy in 1985 when he was evolving from a marketing job with Apple to creating his own company. Peter turned me to the Light Side of computers and helped me spec out…

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