DETROIT – Sept. 11, 2014 – Airfoil, a marketing and public relations firm for innovative companies, today announced it will participate in the Connected Vehicle Trade Association's (CVTA) 5th Annual Summit on the Future of the Connected Vehicle on Thursday, Sept. 11 at Cobo Hall in Detroit. 

Kevin Sangsland, vice president of market strategy and business development for Airfoil, is scheduled to speak to attendees of the conference at 1 p.m. EDT. Sangsland will provide remarks highlighting the evolution of marketing and communications in response to the connected and autonomous vehicle.

"Increasingly connected and autonomous vehicles will change the nature of the consumer's relationship with their vehicle," commented Sangsland. "The automotive industry has always been a leader on the marketing front and we see opportunity for the function to be quite disruptive in the coming decade." 

The CVTA Summit is co-located and being held in conjunction with the Intelligent Transportation Society of America's (ITS America) 14th Annual World Congress and Summit, which is only held in North America every three years. 


About Airfoil:


Airfoil is an independent marketing and public relations firm serving innovative companies. Airfoil drives campaigns for a growing client roster across automotive, consumer, enterprise, healthcare and other segments of industry. The agency provides services to measure, inform and accelerate clients' marketing communications, digital, social media and brand strategy programs. Airfoil has been honored as a Silver Anvil winner for work with Microsoft, named Technology Agency of the Year by the Holmes Report and recognized as a top firm in numerous industry rankings. For more information about Airfoil, please visit www.airfoilgroup.com or follow us at on Facebook and Twitter at @airfoilgroup. – See more at: http://airfoilgroup.com/airfoil-enters-new-york-market/#sthash.zP71K1gK.dpuf