Motorcycle land speed racer Jody Perewitz, “the fastest woman on an American Motorcycle,” awed the crowd with her tales of setting 15 land speed records on the salt and brought her leathers & helmet for display.
Dawn Hayes, a familiar face on Boston television, is also the first African American female motorcycle safety instructor in the United States, and has taught more than 2,000 individuals motorcycle safety. She also hosts Auto Trader’s new and used car reviews on YouTube.
Master Mechanic Sally Dawson is the owner of Foxy Auto explained how she came to open and operate a female owned and operated repair shop! Dawson firmly believes the best customers are those who get the opportunity to develop a comfortable, one on one relationship with the mechanic servicing their vehicle.
Samantha Briody, a graduate of Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology is a Service Advisor at a prominent Massachusetts car dealerships. Her college thesis, Women are Underrepresented in the Automotive Industry, used statistics as well as real life examples of women CEOs and the challenges some woman have faced, to prove women’s underrepresentation throughout the industry, while highlighting the importance of women in each aspect of the industry and why they are necessary.