Mike Perugi is the automotive industry strategist and principal consultant for Acxiom’s Automotive Team and a member of the J.D. Power Automotive Advisory Board. Perugi has spent the majority of his 25-year career at Chrysler, on both the Service and Parts and vehicle side of the business, instrumental in the development of the first automotive affinity credit card, websites, and CRM management programs, the launch of Uconnect Connected Vehicle Systems and Chrysler’s investment in Sirius Satellite Radio. He also led marketing teams responsible for Dodge vehicle launches, the Chrysler Concorde redesign and creation of the Chrysler 300. Perugi is a graduate of the University of Detroit, earning a BS in marketing management and MBA in finance and economics.