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Back to Britain for ex-Volkswagen exec Browning

March 3, 2014 06:01 CET
Jonathan Browning, who departed as CEO of Volkswagen's U.S. operations in December after a tumultuous year, has returned to his native England -- but not as an auto exec, exactly....
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Back to Britain for ex-Volkswagen exec Browning

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2014
Jonathan Browning, who departed as CEO of Volkswagen's U.S. operations in December after a tumultuous year, has returned to his native England -- but not as an auto exec, exactly....
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VW brings back Barnes as U.S. sales chief

Jan. 30, 2014 06:01 CET
Volkswagen of America has rehired former COO and sales chief Mark Barnes as vice president of sales as it plots the next step toward its goal of nearly doubling deliveries in the U.S. by 2018....
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VW brings back Barnes as U.S. sales chief

12:42 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 29, 2014
Volkswagen of America said today it has rehired former COO and sales chief Mark Barnes as vice president of sales, bolstering VW's executive team as it plots the next step toward a goal of nearly doubling sales in the United States by 2018....
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VW's labor boss says U.S. operations a 'disaster'

Jan. 22, 2014 17:01 CET
Volkswagen's top labor representative, Bernd Osterloh, said the carmaker's U.S. operations are a "disaster" and called for more models and swift decisions to revive the group's fortunes in the market....
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VW's new U.S. chief says changing mind-set at German HQ key for success

Jan. 14, 2014 12:41 CET
Michael Horn, VW's new U.S. boss, says a change in mind-set at the company's headquarters in Germany is needed for success in North America....
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VW looks inward to solve U.S. sales puzzle

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 16, 2013
Volkswagen AG's German executives readily admit they are a bit baffled by America, where, despite decades of exertion, Volkswagen's namesake VW brand still doesn't rank as a marquee marque....
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VW replaces Browning as U.S. boss with company veteran

Dec. 13, 2013 06:01 CET
Volkswagen is replacing Jonathan Browning, its North America chief, with Michael Horn, a 23-year company veteran who currently leads the automaker's global aftersales operations. Browning's departure caps a year of struggle for VW in the U.S....
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Browning quits as head of VW of America

Dec. 12, 2013 15:54 CET
Jonathan Browning, a former GM Europe executive, has been replaced as CEO of Volkswagen Group of America, capping a year of struggle for the German brand in the United States....
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Browning out as head of VW of America; Michael Horn named president and CEO

9:54 am U.S. ET | Dec. 12, 2013
Jonathan Browning has been replaced as CEO of Volkswagen Group of America, capping a year of struggle for the German brand in the United States. Michael Horn, 51, will take over for Browning, 54, as president and CEO of the company's U.S. arm on Jan. 1. Horn, who joined VW in 1990, has been head of Volkswagen Global After Sales since 2009....
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VW goes on the defensive as sales plunge

2:04 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 1, 2013
Despite the tailwinds of a strengthening economy and auto market, Volkswagen Group of America had its roughest sales month of the year in October, as an 11 percent sales gain for Audi failed to offset the VW brand's 18 percent drop....
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VW's rise to global No. 1 remains elusive as U.S. sales disappoint

Oct. 31, 2013 06:34 CET
Two years after VW began its latest push to become a major contender in the U.S. car market, local automakers are hitting back hard, hampering VW's bid to be the world's best-selling carmaker....
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