What Makes a Honda is Who Makes a Honda Video Series

The What Makes a Honda is Who Makes a Honda video series focuses on Honda associates who live out our commitment to The Power of Dreams, a global theme that encourages associates to conceive ideas that will create new value for customers and society. To see all our What Makes a Honda is Who Makes a Honda videos, click here.

DeWayne’s Story: For many years, DeWayne Odom, an American Honda assistant manager of products, sales, and training, has volunteered his time to make the Honda Campus All-Star Challenge memorable for all involved.

Dave’s Story: The associate hockey league at Honda of Canada Mfg. (HCM) helps associates, like Dave Eveleigh, realize their dreams and provides them with opportunities to challenge themselves.

Arturo’s Story: Arturo Valdes was part of a global team that developed and launched the industry’s first 10-speed automatic transmission (10AT) for front-wheel-drive vehicles.

Kevin’s Story: For Honda associate Kevin Kuhn, jumping out of an airplane is a way to unwind after a day at Honda Manufacturing of Indiana (HMIN).


Jesus’ Story: Jesus Dueñas, an avid environmentalist is an equipment services team leader at the Honda Anna Engine Plant in Ohio.

Francis’ Story: Francis Chukwudolue, from Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC, is the manufacturing leader of the new 2018 Odyssey.

Kristina’s Story: Kristina Kennedy, from Honda R&D Americas, Inc., served as a Quality Project leader and brought the voice of the customer to the new Odyssey team.

James and John’s Story: John Duffy and James Dillard, from Honda of America Mfg., Inc. provide hope and inspiration through a prison fellowship program.