Ford Motor Company has fired CEO Mark Fields, according to company insiders. He will be replaced by Jim Hackett, former head of Steelcase who has no experience in the auto manufacturing industry.Read more
In a recent Op-Ed in the Wall Street Journal, Bill Ford, Executive Chairman of Ford Motor Company, offered his insights into the future of transportation.Read more
A couple of weeks ago I was flown out to Dearborn, Michigan to spend a few days with Ford Motor Company at their Further with Ford conference. This was my fourth conference that Ford paid to bring me to, and right up front I want to let you, the readers, know that Ford paid for my flight, hotel, and all the warmed-over catering I could eat.
This was more than a blogger day camp, though at times that is what it felt like as Ford trotted out big names like Bill Ford Jr. and CEO Alan Mulally to talk shop with us. That said, I’ve come up with a list of six things I learned at the conference, and what to look for from Ford in the coming years.Read more
This fall the planet Earth surpassed an estimated 7 billion citizens. While just a billion or so own automobiles, thatRead more
A few days ago, I posted an article about some comments Bill Ford made at the ECO:nomics conference in California.Read more