Examining the intersection between Washington politics and the auto retail industry.

Get to Know Manny Manriquez, General Director of JAMA USA’s Washington, D.C., Office

On today’s Beltway Talk Podcast, Manny Manriquez, General Director of the Japanese Automobile Manufacturers Association Washington, D.C., office, gets into the  fundamentals of what it means to run an association focused on Japanese nameplate brands in today’s political climate, why you should never be on time for a meeting with your Japanese coworkers, and what challenges and exciting opportunities he sees for Japanese manufacturers moving forward.

In his conversation with AIADA’s Hannah Oliver, he covers trade, a driverless future, and what it means when your boss tells you to “go to the gemba.”