Cooper Standard's Foluke Houston, senior manager, global talent acquisition, was recently named to AutoSuccess’ third-annual class of Women at the Wheel honorees. The Women at the Wheel award recognizes women in the automotive industry who are game changers in their field — sparking change and driving results.
You can view Foluke’s profile, which discusses her career accomplishments, passion for advocating for diversity and equity, advice to other women who want to excel in the automotive industry and more here.
According to AutoSuccess Publisher Susan Givens, “These programs take months of planning and coordination, but in the end, I think our team feels as rewarded as our honorees. The words of wisdom they share inspire us to do better, be better — at work and at home.”
The class of 21 award winners appears in a special section of the magazine’s June 2023 issue as well as online at AutoSuccessOnline.com and in various social media promotions across multiple platforms. The digital issue can be viewed here.
Houston joined Cooper Standard in 2021. In her current role, she utilizes her all-inclusive background to champion strategy development for full-cycle recruiting and to develop customized diversity/inclusion/equity/belonging strategies and programming. Active in her local community, Houston supports and champions a number of community and professional organizations, such as National Urban League Young Professionals, Human Resources Practitioners of Color, National Black MBA Association, Junior League, SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) and others.
AutoSuccess addresses the specific needs of new car and light truck dealerships by providing ideas, tips and solutions on topics impacting dealers, general managers and department managers. AutoSuccess is dedicated to helping automotive professionals improve their team’s effectiveness and their dealership’s profitability.