Automotive Giant Remembered for Contributions and Generosity
The Real Times Media family acknowledges the death of friend and board member Ronald H. Hall, Sr. It was announced June 2 that Ron, founder, chairman of the board of directors and former president and CEO of Bridgewater Interiors, LLC passed away, at the age of 72, after an extended illness.
“Ron will be remembered as an automotive giant. His unwavering commitment to the City of Detroit, the region and his employees will forever be exalted. Due to his leadership and extensive work with the Michigan Minority Business Development Council, minority businesses across Michigan have access and opportunities to be major players in the automotive industry,” said chief executive officer of Real Times Media, Hiram E. Jackson.
From 1992 to 1998, Hall served as president of the Michigan Minority Business Development Council and is credited with growing the membership from 400 members to 1, 600 leading it to become the largest and most prestigious organization of its kind.
We send our heartfelt condolences to his wife, Ann, his four sons, Ronald Jr., Kahn, Roman and Erik and to all that loved Ron for the remarkable man he was.