James C. Pruneski

James C. Pruneski
  • BS Electrical Engineering 1964

Mr. Pruneski joined Chrysler Engineering following graduation. He held executive positions at Ford Motor Company and Eaton Corporation rising to General Manager of Eaton Corporation Brake Division. In 1982 Jim moved to Abex Corporation and was promoted in 1984 to head all of Abex Friction Operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Europe. In 1989 he became head of the Steel Wheels Business of Kelsey-Hayes and in 1991 President of Light Duty Brakes. IN 1993 Jim was promoted to President of Kelsey-Hayes ABS-Europe serving until his retirement in 1995.

From 1996 Induction to the Department of Electrical Engineering Academy