When we sat down with mary barra recently, it was volkswagen’s diesel emissions-rigging scandal that was consuming the automotive world barra is no. Mary barra: mary barra, on jan 15, 2014, mary barra, a longtime executive at general motors (gm), was installed as the automobile company’s ceo, becoming the first. Mary barra is featured in firsts, a multimedia project, for being the first woman ceo of a major car company. Last summer, general motors co chief executive officer mary barra flew to the headquarters of general motors india with a message the team didn’t want. Detroit -- mary barra has only been chairman and ceo of general motors for three years, but the company she leads today is vastly different from the one. View and license mary barra pictures & news photos from getty images.
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For years, mary barra has been a growing force within general motors while she wasn't a shoe-in to be named to the ceo job, the first woman to ever run a. Mary barra of gm is debuting the first fully electric car that is actually affordable. Lauer took heat from dozens of twitter contributors who said if mary barra were a man, he would not have asked her during the today interview if she can be both a. General motors ceo mary barra says company expanding production of chevrolet bolt electric car at a detroit-area plant as gm plots path to zero emissions. After a difficult start on the job, mary barra, the ceo of gm, is now setting her sights on the future.
It’s been a little over three years since mary barra became chief executive at general motors — the first woman in that role at any automaker — and. Mary barra was about 10 when she first fell in love with a car it was a red chevy camaro convertible, late-'60s vintage, driven by her older cousin. Since becoming ceo of general motors, mary barra has been one of the world’s most-watched executives like everyone else, we have been following the company’s. An interview with the ceo and fortune’s most powerful woman in business not that long ago, mere survival was the goal for general motors gm but since mary barra.
This month, mary barra succeeded dan akerson as general motor’s newest chief executive officer barra, who rose through the ranks, is the highest-ranking female.