Horizon Global names Denise Ilitch co-chair of board
A member of Horizon Global’s Board since June 2015, Ms. Ilitch assumes the co-chair role from Sam Valenti, who served as co-chair of the Board since June 2015 and will continue to serve as a member of the Board.
Ms. Ilitch has been a business leader in the Detroit community for more than 30 years. She is president of Ilitch Enterprises, LLC and co-owner of 220 Restaurant Hospitality.
She previously served as president of Ilitch Holdings, Inc., a privately held business that manages such entities as Little Caesar Enterprises, the Detroit Red Wings, the Detroit Tigers, and Olympia Entertainment.
Ms. Ilitch also serves as a regent on the University of Michigan Board of Regents, and a member of the Women’s Leadership Board at Harvard Kennedy School.
She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and her law degree from the University of Detroit School of Law.
A. Mark Zeffiro, president and chief executive officer of Horizon Global, remains co-chair of the Board.