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GM CEO Mary Barra says company is ready to give up politeness


Chief Executive Mary Barra has made her latest appearance before the Detroit Economic Club, a welcomed change of scenery from the tensioned US congress hearings she had to endure lately. The No. 1 US automaker has been hit by a huge recall crisis, numerous federal investigations, a $35 million fine from the NHTSA, fired more than a dozen employees completely changed ...
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GM CEO tries to publicly reintroduce herself
Mary Barra, the first female chief executive in the auto industry, has decided to move past the recall issues that plagued the company this year, making her first public appearance ...
GM’s Mary Barra goes to India in search of future growth
Even as the last two fiscal years brought a slump in demand across the auto market, India’s growth prospects are still seen by many automakers edging towards the unlimited threshold. Besides ...
[Video] GM CEO Mary Barra joins the ice bucket challenge frenzy
The idea of pouring really cold water onto themselves to raise both money and awareness for the fight against the ALS disease has taken Detroit by storm. Two of the Big ...
CEO defends GM as Senators question her again
GM’s CEO, Mary Barra, the first woman to have secured such a high automotive position, came under fire on Capitol Hill for the fourth time. The hearing was in relation ...
GM’s recalls are not over yet
According to the company’s chief executive, Mary Barra, the US automaker has not yet dealt with all possible recalls, as the No. 1 US automaker is still reviewing internal data ...
GM CEO’s second Congressional testimony
On April 1st, General Motors CEO, Mary Barra, first appeared in front of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Oversight and Investigations subcommittee to answer questions about a recall. Back in ...
Report – Internal report to see CEO Barra clean
The New York Times has reported that General Motors executives predict the three-month internal investigation would see Chief Executive Mary Barra exonerated of implication in the ignition switch recall. The February ...
Barra backed by former GM CEO
Mary Barra, the first female CEO of a global automaker in the automotive industry, has been backed by her predecessor - Dan Akerson – which thinks she didn’t knew about ...
GM CEO grad speech at University met with mixed feelings
The US University of Michigan decided to invite General Motors CEO, Mary Barra to hold a speech during a commencement ceremony was met with critics from within. Two groups, among them ...

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