TodayApril 16, 2022

Ed Welburn, GM’s VP of global car design

Concept cars

Edward T. Welburn is General Motors’ Vice President of Global Design. Welburn talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO,, about design for General Motors.

Welburn has been around the designing world for awhile. He has seen the art and science of designing change. Whether he is creating a smaller, sleeker-looking Cadillac ATS, or a beautiful concept Ciel, Welburn is looking at all the lines.

Welburn is heading up design. Underneath that statement is a group of young designers that are getting the chance to create designs like the Cadillac Ciel. Listen as Welburn talks about the Ciel.

Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.