Womens World Car of the Year - Introduction

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Daimler AG receives recognition

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class won both the Luxury Car segment in Women's World Car of the Year and achieved the overall Supreme Award for 2014 and judges on the panel of the international awards this week presented certificates of recognition to Daimler AG at the Geneva Motor Show.

Daimler AG receives recognition
Motoring journalists Silvia Baruffaldi of Italy and Sue Baker from England (left) and Maggie Barry from Scotland (right) present certificates to Mr. Ola Källenius of Daimler AG in recognition of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class winning both the Luxury Car segment and the overall Supreme Award in the 2014 Women's World Car of the Year.

Accepting the award was Ola Källenius, Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, responsible for Mercedes-Benz cars, Marketing and Sales. Daimler AG. Mr. Källenius has held a number of executive positions and has been Chairman of the Mercedes-AMG GmbH from 2010 to 2013. He joined the former Daimler-Benz AG in 1993.

Presenting the certificates on behalf of Women's World Car of the Year were motoring journalist and broadcaster and Chairman of the Southern Group of Motoring Writers, Sue Baker from England; Maggie Barry from Scotland, Motoring Editor for Media Scotland which includes the Daily Record and Sunday Mail; and Silvia Baruffaldi, Editor of Italy's bi-monthly magazine Auto & Design who is also a member of the World Car Design Award jury.