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Hiroto Saikawa Replaces Ghosn As Nissan Chief Executive Officer - Learn More Bonus: History Of Nissan Management

Hiroto Saikawa Replaces Ghosn As Nissan Chief Executive Officer - Learn More Bonus: History Of Nissan Management

Carlos Ghosn to continue to serve as Chairman of Nissan’s Board of Directors YOKOHAMA, Japan February 23, 2017; At the recommendation of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn, the Nissan Board of Directors has decided that as of April 1, 2017, Hiroto Saikawa will assume the position of Chief ... Continue reading

Eric Brown Named President, Chief Product Officer of LotLinx

Eric Brown Named President, Chief Product Officer of LotLinx

CHICAGO, Feb. 22, 2017; LotLinx, a digital marketing solution for car dealers, today announced the appointment of Eric Brown as President, Chief Product Officer. ... Continue reading

FCA US World Class Manufacturing Academy Spreads Its Roots to Indiana

FCA US World Class Manufacturing Academy Spreads Its Roots to Indiana

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 21, 2017 -- FCA US and UAW make $2.1 million investment in two Indiana training facilities Fourth World Class Manufacturing Academy installment since 2012 FCA US has committed investments of more than $1.9 billion and added more than 4,100 new jobs to its Indiana transmission operations since ... Continue reading

Remembering Bill Baker - Jaguar Land Rover

Remembering Bill Baker - Jaguar Land Rover

February 17, 2017; All of us at Jaguar Land Rover and in the Land Rover community were saddened today with the loss of dear friend, automotive enthusiast and industry leader Bill Baker. Land Rover was born on a beach in 1948, but didn't take root in the United States until 1986 when a small band of employees, including ... Continue reading

"WHAT DRIVES HER" LUNCHEON AND PANEL EVENT CELEBRATES WOMEN IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

"WHAT DRIVES HER" LUNCHEON AND PANEL EVENT CELEBRATES WOMEN IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

CHICAGO (Feb. 13, 2017) - The 2017 Chicago Auto Show kicked off its Media Preview with the inaugural "What Drives Her" luncheon and panel, a celebration of the integral role women play in the automotive industry as contributors, consumers and drivers of purchasing decisions. ... Continue reading

Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard steps down from Board of Management of Daimler AG

Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard steps down from Board of Management of Daimler AG

STUTTGART, Germany, Feb. 10, 2017 -- Head of Daimler Trucks & Buses to leave the Board of Management at his own request and for personal reasons Dr. ... Continue reading

Toyota North America Names Tim Morrison Vice President, Corporate Communications

Toyota North America Names Tim Morrison Vice President, Corporate Communications

PLANO, Texas, Feb. 6, 2017 -- Tim Morrison has been named vice president, corporate communications for Toyota Motor North America (TMNA). He is responsible for executive, internal and marketing communications; digital and social media channels and content; media relations; stakeholder relations; and policy communicatio ... Continue reading

William "Bill" Berman Named President of AutoNation

William "Bill" Berman Named President of AutoNation

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 1, 2017 -- AutoNation, Inc. , America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that William "Bill" Berman, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, has been named President and Chief Operating Officer, effective February 1, 2017. ... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz Truck & Van (NI) - Rab takes the workshop lead at Mercedes-Benz Truck & Van (NI)

Mercedes-Benz Truck & Van (NI) - Rab takes the workshop lead at Mercedes-Benz Truck & Van (NI)

That's Rab Jackson, the new Group Service Manager at Mercedes-Benz Truck & Van (NI) Rab takes the workshop lead at Mercedes-Benz Truck & Van (NI) Rab Jackson brings an impressive track record to his latest role as Group Service Manager at Northern Ireland Dealer Mercedes-Benz Truck & (NI). After serving a technician's ... Continue reading

Toyota Indiana Plant Rings in 2017 with 400 New Jobs

Toyota Indiana Plant Rings in 2017 with 400 New Jobs

Toyota Indiana Plant Rings in 2017 with 400 New Jobs ... Continue reading

Musa Tariq New Ford Vice President, Chief Brand Officer

Musa Tariq New Ford Vice President, Chief Brand Officer

DEARBORN, Mich.—Ford Motor Company today announces the hiring of leading brand expert Musa Tariq as vice president and chief brand officer as part of its expansion to an auto and a mobility company and its drive to go further in connecting and engaging with today’s consumers. Tariq, 34, is elected a Ford Motor Comp ... Continue reading

General Motor's “Discover Your Drive” Diversity Journalism Program Students at 2017 Detroit Auto Show

General Motor's “Discover Your Drive” Diversity Journalism Program Students at 2017 Detroit Auto Show

General Motor's “Discover Your Drive” Diversity Journalism Program Students at 2017 Detroit Auto Show ... Continue reading

Need A Job? AutoNation Announces Nationwide Talent Search

Need A Job? AutoNation Announces Nationwide Talent Search

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 4, 2017 -- AutoNation, Inc. , America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it's holding a 1-day hiring event on January 10, 2017. ... Continue reading

Ford Mustang Beats Ford Focus RS To Win Title Of Women's Performance Car Of The Year 2016

Ford Mustang Beats Ford Focus RS To Win Title Of Women's Performance Car Of The Year 2016

The iconic Ford Mustang has added yet another award to its trophy case – Women’s Performance Car of the Year 2016. Up against a staggering 294 competitors, Mustang emerged as the top performance car in the Women’s World Car of the Year awards. ... Continue reading

W. Gerald Flannery Named Interim President And CEO Of Hyundai Motor America

W. Gerald Flannery Named Interim President And CEO Of Hyundai Motor America

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 21, 2016 -- Hyundai Motor America today announced a continuation of a reorganization that began late this year by appointing W. Gerald (Jerry) Flannery as interim president and CEO, effective immediately. ... Continue reading

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