Dana Appoints Jacqueline Dedo Vice President of Strategy & Business Development

Aug 14, 2008

TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) today announced that Jacqueline A. Dedo has joined the company as vice president of strategy and business development. In this capacity, she will be responsible for leading the development and delivery of the company's global business plans.

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"Jacqui is an accomplished leader with a solid track record in both developing and delivering upon business strategies," said Dana Chief Executive Officer Gary Convis. "We are pleased to welcome her to Dana's leadership team."

Dedo comes to Dana after more than 20 years in leadership roles within the automotive industry. Most recently, she served as senior vice president of innovation and growth at The Timken Company based in Canton, Ohio. She joined Timken in 2004 as president of the company's $1.5 billion Global Automotive Group. Prior to joining Timken, Dedo served in leadership roles at Motorola, from 2001 to 2004; Covisint LLC, from 2000 to 2001; Robert Bosch Corporation, from 1987 to 2000; and Cadillac Motor Car Company, from 1983 to 1986.

Dedo earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Kettering University in Flint, Mich. She serves on the boards of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Kettering University, and the Detroit Science Center. She is a member of the Kettering University Alumni Hall of Fame and in 2005 was named among the top 100 women in the automotive industry by Automotive News.

About Dana Holding Corporation

Dana is a world leader in the supply of axles; driveshafts; and structural, sealing, and thermal-management products; as well as genuine service parts. The company's customer base includes virtually every major vehicle manufacturer in the global automotive, commercial vehicle, and off-highway markets, which collectively produce more than 70 million vehicles annually. Based in Toledo, Ohio, the company's operations employ approximately 35,000 people in 26 countries and reported 2007 sales of $8.7 billion. For more information, please visit: http://www.dana.com/ .

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