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Recently Appointed GM CEO Mary Barra Has to Deal With More Than the Recalls


Although it has been only three months since Mary Barra became CEO of US automaker General Motors, she already has to deal with more than just the recalls. Since Barra became CEO on January 15, the automaker's shares have dropped almost 14%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index has increased. Another company which named its CEO around the same time, ...
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GM CEO Mary Barra Scheduled to Testify Before US Congressional Panel Regarding Recalls
General Motors' CEO Mary Barra will testify on April 1 at a US congressional hearing regarding the company's more than 10 years delay to recall vehicles with faulty ignition which ...
Other 1.5 Million Vehicles Recalled by GM; CEO Apologizes for the Faulty Ignition Issue
US automaker General Motors recently announced that the company will recall 1.5 million vehicles and chief executive Mary Barra admitted the fact that the car maker did not manage to ...
Mary Barra is GM’s new CEO [video]
General Motors, the largest carmaker in the United States named Mary Barra as the company’s next CEO. Dan Akerson, 65, the actual CEO of GM will retire on January next ...
General Motors’ Mary Barra hits top spot on most powerful women list
Barra, executive vice president of global product development and global purchasing and supply chain, captured the No. 1 position on Fortune magazine’s Most Powerful Women in the auto industry list. ...
GM’s Barra has great message for employees: “No crappy cars”
That’s the message Mary Barra, GM’s executive vice president of global product development and global purchasing and supplies chain, has been preaching to employees at the Detroit-based automaker. Considering she’s seen ...
GM CEO Said One of the Detroit Three Will Some Day Be Lead by a Woman
GM said he expects one of the three US automakers to be run by a woman some day, a move seen inevitable as half of the auto industry customers are ...
Mary Barra Might Be GM’s Next CEO
Mary Barra, GM’s first female chief product officer, might become the automaker’s next CEO. Mary Barra has been working for GM for the past 33 years, being responsible for the quality ...
Chevrolet’s new slogan is “Find New Roads”
General Motors will launch a new Chevrolet advertising campaign next month, replacing the “Chevy Runs Deep” slogan with a new one: “Find New Roads”. It will be Chevy's first global campaign and ...
GM targets sales of 500,000 electrified vehicles a year by 2017
General Motors plans to sell 500,000 electric or hybrid-electric vehicles yearly by 2017, according to the carmaker's head of product development. In order to meet this ambitious goal, GM will use ...

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