FRANCO FAMILY

Ann Marie Fortunate

Integrated Communications Manager

“Moving the Transportation Industry One Step at a Time”

Ann Marie Fortunate is an Integrated Communications Manager and Franco’s automotive, technology and manufacturing media relations expert. She works with clients to share their technical expertise, as well as promote their brand in the industry.

As a member of multiple press associations, Ann Marie has built longstanding relationships with automotive journalists across the country. Using the Franco core value of Forward Motion, Ann Marie exhibits creativity, innovation and resiliency.

Prior to joining Franco, Ann Marie developed her leadership skills as a project director for the YWCA Western Wayne County and her passion for manufacturing as an integrated marketing communications manager for Serapid, Inc.

Not only does Ann Marie lead her Franco account teams to success, but she also spends her free time as a group fitness instructor guiding others down a healthy path.

Ann Marie holds a Bachelor of Applied Arts in integrative public relations from Central Michigan University and a Master of Science in organizational communications from Wayne State University. She resides in Grosse Pointe Woods with her fiancé, Cory, and their adorable corgi, Griffin.