CEO of Azure Dynamics in Oak Park. Azure has developed proprietary electric and hybrid electric drive technology for the light to heavy duty commercial vehicle categories. In the past year since Harrison became president, the company has commercialized a lot of its technology and has received several contracts. Azure delivered its first production of hybrid delivery vans to FedEx Corp. and has a contract to deliver vans to AT&T this summer. With 17 years of experience in the automotive industry, Harrison has a strong record of sales growth, lean implementation, and new product introduction, as well as operations and supply chain experience. Harrison previously was employed at Hayes Lemmerz, where he was group president responsible for two global businesses. Before that, Harrison worked for Fisher Scientific Inc., where he was vice president and general manager of the lab equipment group. He began his automotive career with General Motors, where he spent seven years in positions of increasing responsibility in the Delco Chassis division. During this time, he participated in GM's supervisor exchange program with Toyota Motor Corp. Harrison received his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Ohio State University and his master's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Dayton.