Tech

Here’s Who Microsoft Employees Are Hoping Will Be CEO

Microsoft’s search for a new CEO has been playing out rather publicly, with Ford CEO Alan Mulally pegged as the front runner since September. Dina Bass and Carol Hymowitz at Bloomberg reiterated that Mulally is the leading external candidate, with Satya Nadella, who runs Servers & Tools as the leading […]
Here’s Who Microsoft Employees Are Hoping Will Be CEO
Tech

How Ford’s Alan Mulally Already Tried To Fix Microsoft

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is retiring and his replacement will be announced soon. The board will discuss it on Tuesday, during Microsoft’s annual shareholder’s meeting, the Wall Street Journal reports. One of the front runners is Ford CEO Alan Mulally, known for overhauling Ford’s culture. Turns out, Mulally has already […]
How Ford’s Alan Mulally Already Tried To Fix Microsoft
Strategy

Alan Mulally Explains How He Turned Around Ford

The turnaround at Ford under Alan Mulally has been nothing short of spectacular. It’s gone from posting record multibillion-dollar losses in 2006 when he took over, to five consecutive years of annual profits. It’s been so impressive that he’s a leading candidate to take over at Microsoft after current CEO […]
Alan Mulally Explains How He Turned Around Ford
Tech

There Are About 5 People Left In The Running To Become Microsoft’s New CEO

Microsoft Corp has narrowed its list of external candidates to replace Chief Executive Steve Ballmerto about five people, including Ford MotorCo chief Alan Mulallyand former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop, according to sources familiar with the matter. The world’s largest software maker also has at least three internal candidates on its […]
There Are About 5 People Left In The Running To Become Microsoft’s New CEO
Lifestyle

Ford’s CEO Nets Nearly $12 Million In Performance Bonuses

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Mulally_in_Brazil.JPG”] DETROIT, March 5 (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co Chief Executive Alan Mulally this week was awarded performance bonuses worth nearly $12 million, Ford disclosed to U.S. regulators on Tuesday.The amount Mulally makes from the shares depends on their value on the day he sells them. They […]
Ford’s CEO Nets Nearly $12 Million In Performance Bonuses
Strategy

The Next Generation Of Big Auto CEOs Is On The Horizon

[credit provider=”YouTube/lemanstv” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2mKdigF-XU”] The past few years have been difficult for the auto industry. The financial crisis, bailouts, and economic weakness have made those executives who have survived look all the more impressive.A few stand out in particular: GM CEO Dan Akerson, for taking an industry laggard and bailout recipient and […]
The Next Generation Of Big Auto CEOs Is On The Horizon
Lifestyle

Here’s Ford’s Celebrity-Filled Plan To Make Lincoln Relevant Again

[credit provider=”Alex Davies”] Ford has officially relaunched Lincoln in an attempt to revive the reputation and sales of the once great luxury brand that is now far behind its competitors.The “reinvention” includes the debut of four new cars in the next four years, starting with the 2013 MKZ and MKZ […]
Here’s Ford’s Celebrity-Filled Plan To Make Lincoln Relevant Again
Strategy

Two Reasons Why The Next Ford CEO Is Screwed

[credit provider=”Thomas Hawk | Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk/6673141211/”] Ford is set to meet today on a possible successor for CEO Alan Mulally, and Bloomberg reports that Mark Fields is set to be named COO, an indication that he’s next for the top job. Fields has a solid pedigree, he’s been the head of […]
Two Reasons Why The Next Ford CEO Is Screwed
Lifestyle

Two Of The Architects Of Ford’s Turnaround Are Retiring

[credit provider=”Chris Tracy / Every Man’s Auto”] DETROIT (AP) — Two of the architects behind Ford’s remarkable turnaround are retiring, and their departures have intensified the guessing game over who will become the next CEO.For now, Chief Executive Alan Mulally isn’t going anywhere. The energetic, 66-year-old Kansan is considered a […]
Two Of The Architects Of Ford’s Turnaround Are Retiring
Lifestyle

Jon Huntsman Just Joined Ford’s Board Of Directors

[credit provider=”Travis Okulski / Business Insider”] Ford announced this morning that former candidate for the Republican Presidential nomination and Governor of Utah Jon Huntsman has been added to Ford’s Board of Directors.According to Autoblog, this appointment comes at the same time that Ford announced long time Ford executives Derek Kuzak […]
Jon Huntsman Just Joined Ford’s Board Of Directors