Tag Archives: Mary Barra

Volkswagen’s Electric Onslaught Will Include 15 Million Electric Cars

Volkswagen’s EV onslaught, Carlos Ghosn messiness, General Motors’ Mexican production and more await you in The Morning Shift for Friday, Dec. 7, 2018.

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Fiat Chrysler’s Sergio Marchionne Gives Up All This Crazy ‘Merge With GM’ Talk

What a year it has been for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne, the thirstiest man in the business . He’s seen Ferrari get spun off, record high sales figures, record high recall costs, and even a new contract with the United Auto Workers. But one thing has eluded him: his desired merger with General Motors .

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Matt Lauer: I’d Have Asked A Man If He Can Be A Dad And A CEO, Okay?

Matt Lauer: I'd Have Asked A Man If He Can Be A Dad And A CEO, Okay?

It seems nobody was really a fan of Matt Lauer’s interview of General Motors CEO Mary Barra on The Today Show this morning, which closed with him asking her if she can really be an executive and a mom at the same time. Lauer responded to the criticism, but no one is buying it.

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Mashable Had The Worst-Ever GM Recall Story Placement Just Now

Mashable Had The Worst-Ever GM Recall Story Placement Just Now

There are probably some helpful tips in Mashable’s post on "10 times when staying quiet at work is your best option." We wonder how they mined that sort of information — perhaps by asking GM employees, who have essentially done the same thing?

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The Three Biggest Takeaways From GM’s Ignition Defect Investigation

The Three Biggest Takeaways From GM's Ignition Defect Investigation

General Motors CEO Mary Barra addressed reporters this morning as part of a full day of briefings and announcements related to their own internal ignition switch defect investigation. Here are the three biggest takeaways.

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Watch Saturday Night Live Perfectly Tear Into GM CEO’s Testimony

Watch Saturday Night Live Perfectly Tear Into GM CEO's Testimony

If there’s one thing we learned from GM CEO Mary Barra ‘s Congressional testimony this week over her company’s recall malfeasance over the past decade, it’s that GM Is Still Investigating . And that’s about it. Saturday Night Live was spot-on about that last night in its cold opening.

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Saturday Night Live Perfectly Takes Down GM CEO’s Testimony

Saturday Night Live Perfectly Takes Down GM CEO's Testimony

If there’s one thing we learned from GM CEO Mary Barra ‘s Congressional testimony this week over her company’s recall malfeasance over the past decade, it’s that GM Is Still Investigating . And that’s about it. Saturday Night Live was spot-on about that last night in its cold opening.

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GM CEO Mary Barra's Congressional Testimony: What We Learned

GM CEO Mary Barra's Congressional Testimony: What We Learned

She’s still investigating .

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The Car Is The One Place Where Google And Apple Need Blackberry

The Car Is The One Place Where Google And Apple Need Blackberry

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that’s actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn’t your time more important?

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Actually, Mary Barra Will Make A Lot More Than Her Predecessor

Actually, Mary Barra Will Make A Lot More Than Her Predecessor

Apparently responding to last week’s criticism that General Motors CEO Mary Barra will make less than half what her predecessor Dan Akerson made, GM today released the details of Barra’s compensation about two months early. Turns out she’ll do a lot better than Akerson did.

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