Robert J. Eaton, B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 1963

Chairman and C.E.O., Chrysler Corporation
1995 DESA Recipient
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Robert J. Eaton’s leadership, knowledge of industry and passion for automobiles helped him become the chairman and C.E.O. of one of the nation’s fastest-growing car manufacturers.


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