Maryann Keller & Associates
  • Maryann joins Kidder Peabody as an automotive securities analyst; becoming the first woman to follow the automotive industry.

  • Maryann becomes the first woman to win Institutional Investor’s Top Analyst recognition. She held that title for twelve years.

  • Maryann joins Paine Webber as the firm’s top automotive analyst.

  • Maryann joins MIT’s International Motor Vehicle Program as an adviser and participant.

  • Fortune Magazine Names Maryann “The Media Star of Wall Street”

    THE MEDIA STAR OF WALL STREET: Auto analyst Maryann Keller is lively, gregarious, and quotable. She also has a firm grasp of the industry’s nuts..Read more

  • Maryann Publishes “Rude Awakening.” Her book wins the coveted Eccles Prize shortly after.

    She Speaks, and Detroit Listens: Maryann Keller, a highly respected auto industry analyst, takes GM to the woodshed in her new book. JAMES RISEN |..Read more

  • Maryann joins the Committee on Fuel Economy of Automobiles and Light Trucks (aka CAFE Committee). President Clinton increases fuel standards.

  • Maryann publishes “Collision: GM, Toyota, and Volkswagen and the Race to own the 21st century.”

  • Maryann is appointed Chairperson of the Society of Automotive Analysts.

    She serves until her financial industry retirement in 1999.

  • Maryann leads the first IPO of an auto retailer; Cross Country Auto Retailers. She later advises Penske(UAG), Lithia, and Asbury on their IPOs.

  • DaimlerChrysler announce merger… Maryann writes “Why DaimlerChrysler might not work”

    Why DaimlerChrysler might not work, by Maryann Keller June 1, 1998, Automotive Industries The Daimler-Benz takeover of Chrysler has been heralded as a logical business..Read more

  • Maryann join Priceline.com as President of it’s Auto Division.

  • Maryann receives Women’s Automotive Association International Professional Achievement Award.

  • Maryann is appointed to the Boards of Dollar Thrifty and Lithia Motors…

    The appointments to Dollar Thrifty and Lithia marked Maryann’s first appointment to a public company’s Board of Directors – a position that would not be..Read more

  • Maryann launches Maryann Keller & Associates.

  • Maryann introduces the idea of a used car pricing index. Tom Webb, Manheim’s Chief Economist, executes the idea and invents the Manheim’s Used Vehicle Value Index.

  • Maryann becomes the lead expert in the Delphi bankruptcy restructuring.

  • PBS’ FRONTLINE produces documentary on Maryann.

  • Maryann and Ken author the Consumer Benefits of the Dealer Franchise System; the first comprehensive analysis of the benefits of the franchise system for consumers.