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Chrissy Taylor named Enterprise COO

1:45 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2016
Christine "Chrissy" Taylor has been promoted to Enterprise Holdings Inc.'s COO, the company said today.

Dow CEO Liveris agrees to exit after DuPont merger

3:49 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 2, 2016
Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris will leave the company after the completion of its merger with DuPont Co., marking a victory for activist investor Dan Loeb, who had called for his removal.

CarMax CEO Tom Folliard to retire by end of year

10:34 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
CarMax CEO Tom Folliard will retire by the end of the year, the used-car retailer said today.

WHAT COMES AFTER M?

BMW's top tuner relishes his new role at Hyundai

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
Hyundai, which began building its own engines only in 1991, has laid out a full-fledged product plan for its new Genesis luxury brand, with help from...

After record 2015, Porsche will keep growing, von Platen says

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
Porsche will review its global strategy in the middle of this year after easily surpassing its goal of 200,000 sales around the world in 2015.

Obituary

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
Marc Lockhart, a second-generation auto dealer, died Jan. 16. He was 63.

Historian's trove gets personal with GM founder

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
Lawrence Gustin, automotive historian and retired General Motors public relations manager, has donated historical documents regarding the early days...

Campbell-Ewald CEO Palmer terminated by parent company

10:52 am U.S. ET | Jan. 29, 2016
Jim Palmer is out as CEO of Campbell Ewald, the Detroit ad agency known for its longtime ties to General Motors.

GM names executive to lead autonomous driving efforts

4:13 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 28, 2016
GM is reorganizing certain vehicle engineering operations to speed efforts to develop autonomous and electrified vehicles.

Ford CEO Fields joins IBM board as auto industry transforms

6:54 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 26, 2016
Ford Motor CEO Mark Fields is joining IBM's board of directors as the No. 2 U.S.

NEWS ANALYSIS

Johnson Controls' CEO brings his own scandal to Tyco

12:13 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 26, 2016
First came the affair. Then the Ponzi scheme. Now -- a $28.8 billion transaction involving two storied American corporations.

THE SUPPLIER SPEAKS

CEO Walker says Magna adapts to changes in a demanding industry

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2016
CEO Don Walker is leading Magna International Inc.

THE SUPPLIER SPEAKS

Yanfeng CEO Roters says supplier will prove itself as a global company

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2016
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors, spawned when Johnson Controls packaged its interior trim unit into a joint venture with Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems...

FCA's next boss must survive the spin cycle

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2016
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says he'll step down in 2018 and in the meantime will spend a lot of time thinking about who should replace him.

Montezemolo: Where's my thank you?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2016
Luca di Montezemolo, Ferrari's former longtime chairman, says he was disappointed not to get a proper “thank you” when Ferrari's owner,...

New VW executive avoids the spotlight

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 24, 2016
In the struggle to win back the hearts and minds of American car buyers, Hinrich Woebcken is Volkswagen's new secret weapon - emphasis on secret.

Apple's Zadesky, head of electric car project, to leave company, report says

10:36 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 22, 2016
Apple's Steve Zadesky, who has been overseeing the company's electric car project for the last two years, has said he is leaving the company, The...

Mercedes-Benz USA names Chamberlain as VP of sales

2:38 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 22, 2016
Mercedes-Benz USA today named Adam Chamberlain its vice president of sales, effective April 1.

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS WORLD CONGRESS

Activist critical of Barra's dual role

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016
GM erred in giving CEO Mary Barra the added title of chairman, said Harry Wilson, the activist investor whose demands for a board seat last year...

2016 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS WORLD CONGRESS

Ghosn not keen on industry mergers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2016
Ghosn says his Renault-Nissan Alliance has proven more effective than past industry mergers and acquisitions.

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