Kia shows production and green concepts at Geneva Motor Show

Thursday, 28 February 2008

For Media Information Only: Excitement and the environment are at the top of Kia’s list for the 78th Salon de l’Automobiles in Geneva next week.

Three fun concepts based on a forthcoming production car and Kia’s latest every-day environmental technology will be on display at the Korean company’s stand in Hall 5 and will be officially unveiled during a Press Conference at 12.30pm on Tuesday 4 March.

And Kia Motors (UK) Ltd., will be there in strength to deal with any media inquiries and to put a UK perspective on the brand’s new and exciting future direction.

Managing Director Paul Philpott will be joined in Geneva by Sales Director Yaser Shabsogh and both will be available for interview throughout the main press day.

And Stephen Kitson, Communications Director will be leading the Press & Public Relations presence that will comprise Jon Walsh, Senior Press Officer and Anne Almeida, Press Officer. They will be co-ordinating all interview requests and ensuring UK media have a familiar contact point in order to get all the information they need.

They will also provide the liaison to Kia’s European and global executives who will include Chief Design Officer Peter Schreyer, President of Kia Motors Europe Mr Kwang-Ho Nam and Chief Designer at Kia Motors Europe’s design centre Gregory Guillaume.

Advance requests for interviews should be sent to Jon Walsh by e-mail at

Contact details at the show:

Stephen Kitson: +44 7795 011 936
Jon Walsh: +44 7920 028 711
Anne Almeida: +44 7917 627 849

28 February 2008

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