Ruud to be honored with Community Trustee Award


RACINE — Racine Area Manufacturers and Commerce (RAMAC) and Leadership Racine have announced Christopher Ruud as the recipient of the 2016 Community Trustee Award.

When granting this award, Leadership Racine looks for an individual who cares about the quality of life in the community, is a steward of the community and its resources, honors the community’s history and contributes to its future and leads with passion and authority.

On the business side of Ruud’s leadership path, he worked with Ruud Lighting, now Cree Lighting, in their Global Sales Department. Ruud is now the CEO of Delta Hawk Engine, a Racine based aviation engine company that has developed a diesel engine that will significantly impact the aviation industry.

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