Utah-based VIA Motors has added two new members to the electric vehicle (EV) company's board of directors: Suzanne H. Gilbert and Donald L. Runkle.
According to VIA, Gilbert has over 30 years of experience in leading advertising and marketing communications companies. She formed SHGilbert Consulting, as well as held executive positions at Campbell-Ewald and other organizations.
Runkle is an operating executive for Tennenbaum Capital Partners and is a board member of Lear Corp., WinCup and the Lean Enterprise Institute. He was formerly executive chairman and CEO of EcoMotors International, chairman of EaglePicher and Autocam, and vice chairman and chief technology officer of components supplier Delphi Corp. During a long tenure at General Motors, he also held various top positions.