Bill Ford Jr.

Bill Ford to receive award from Steven Spielberg

1:15 pm U.S. ET | June 29, 2015

Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford will receive the Ambassador for Humanity Award from the USC Shoah Foundation at the organization's gala on Sept. 10. Hollywood legend Steven Spielberg will present Ford with the award....
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Ford enters car-sharing, electric bike markets in mobility push

10:30 pm U.S. ET | June 23, 2015

Ford is getting into the car-sharing and electric bike businesses as part of CEO Mark Fields' effort to transform the automaker into a more holistic provider of transportation options....
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Ford boosts stock dividend 20% even after profit declines

9:14 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2015

Ford raised its quarterly dividend 20 percent today, the third boost in as many years, even as the automaker has said profit would decline for 2014....
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Ford poised to raise dividend by 20%, forecast says

2:49 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 5, 2015

Ford is poised to raise its quarterly dividend 20 percent, the third boost in as many years, even as the automaker has said profit would decline for 2014....
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Ford, Magna, Verizon commit $2 million to bring 10 transportation-related startups to Detroit

11:06 am U.S. ET | Dec. 11, 2014

Ford, Magna, and Verizon are sponsoring what is being billed as Techstars Mobility, Driven by Detroit, an accelerator program to foster innovative transportation-related startups....
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Bill Ford and Co. laud The Affable One

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 3, 2014

Just how special was Nick Scheele, the late Jaguar CEO, Ford president and all-around good guy, to Bill Ford? Ford missed seeing his Detroit Lions pull out a thrilling comeback 22-21 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Oct. 26 in London's Wembley Stadium. The Ford Motor Co. executive chairman feared he could not get back in time for Scheele's memorial service in Dearborn, Mich., the next day....
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Memorial for ex-Ford executive Nick Scheele is Oct. 27 in Michigan

10:26 am U.S. ET | Oct. 7, 2014

The family of Nick Scheele will host a service to honor his life at 6 p.m. October 27 at the Dearborn Inn in Dearborn, Mich....
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BRADFORD WERNLE

BLOG: Gobsmacked by Nick Scheele's kindness

5:34 pm U.S. ET | July 21, 2014

I'll never forget the day Nick Scheele helped me clean the fresh paint off my suit....
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Bill Ford predicts 'radical transformation' of auto industry

1:16 pm U.S. ET | July 8, 2014

Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford sees a bright -- albeit remodeled -- future for the automotive industry, according to an op-ed story he authored in The Wall Street Journal....
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Bill Ford: A good listener, leader

2:20 pm U.S. ET | July 3, 2014

I had the good fortune to work for and with Bill Ford in the early 1990s, when he headed Ford Motor Co.’s climate control division....
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