has spent more than a decade documenting the history and culture of some of the country's most storied corporations, organizations, and individuals. She served as the editor of more than a dozen authorized histories, including those of Ford Motor Company, NASCAR, the Kentucky Derby, the New York Giants, Humana, Dover Corporation, and CBRE, as well as entrepreneurs Wayne Huizenga, Gerald Hines, and Gary Milgard.
is a Seattle-based writer and editor who has authored three books, contributed to many others, and writes regularly for the media. He reported for more than a decade in the business press before becoming a freelance writer. As an editor, he has worked with authors ranging from psychologists to teenagers to historians. Although he's more likely to commute by bicycle today, he can still tell you the engine displacement and stock modifications of his first car, a 1969 Grand Prix, which literally got him through high school.
"How did Dave Power the man become
J.D. Power the brand? It's all here. . . . The companies that heeded what Power's data revealed were winners. So are millions of consumers, in America and elsewhere, who enjoy quality cars thanks to Dave Power's pioneering work."
Automotive author and managing editor of Reuters