Oscar (Bud) Marx III

Mr. Marx is currently Chairman of the Board at Amerigon Incorporated (NASDAQ), a position he has held since 1999. He also served as Amerigon’s CEO from November 2001 to March 2003. Prior to that he held several positions including President and CEO, TMW Enterprises; Chairman of Board, GT Automotive and President, and CEO Electro-Wire Products Inc.

Mr. Marx spent the previous 32 years at Ford Motor Company where he held the following positions: Vice President, Automotive Components Group; Executive Director, Diversified Products Group; President & General Manager, Ford of Mexico; and CFO, Ford Europe.

Mr. Marx has been a member of the Board of Directors at Ritz Interactive, Inc. since 2005 and previously served on the boards of Parametric Technology Corporation (NASDAQ) and TESMA International Inc. (NASDAQ, TSE). He is also currently a board member of the Grand Canyon Trust. Mr. Marx holds a B.A. from Princeton University and an M.B.A. in Finance from Northwestern University.