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Matt’s Favorites: GM Putting 4G In Cars, And Much More

So what’s the newest, latest and greatest from the ever-shifting sands of high technology? Well, let’s grab a couple of shovels and dig it…

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2013

The IT Operations and Command Center in the $130-million Enterprise Data Center at the General Motors Technical Center in Warren. (Photo by John F. Martin for General Motors)

GM Shows Off $130M Warren Data Center, Plans $258M Center In Milford

General Motors showed off a new $130 million data center in Warren Monday and announced plans to spend $258 million to build another one in Milford.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2013

A child eats lunch in the Capuchin Soup Kitchen November 19, 2008 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Capuchin Soup Kitchen Gets Generous Donation To Kick Off SOCK Fundraiser

General Motors CEO Dan Akerson and his wife Karin, are donating $300,000 to Capuchin Soup Kitchen to kick off the 40th Annual SOCK Dinner, sponsored by Buick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2012

GM CEO Dan Akerson is optimistic amongst North American gains, but wants to ensure the company's technological advancements.  (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM CEO Frustrated But Focused On Technological Future

A frustrated but upbeat General Motors CEO told employees that he’s working to wipe out fiefdoms that remain in the company and bring its culture into the 21st Century.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2012

Dan Akerson General Motors CEO  (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM CEO Akerson Supports Bing’s Plan For Detroit

One of Detroit’s biggest corporate citizens stands behind Mayor Dave Bing, who’s looking at a possible tax increase to help ease the city’s budget woes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

Dan Akerson - GM CEO (Credit: GM.com)

Despite Profits GM Looking For Ways To Cut Costs

Despite solid profits in the first half of the year … GM’s CEO has the company looking to cut costs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2011

GM Inevitable Bankruptcy

GM To Release 2nd Quarter Earnings

General Motors will soon reveal its second quarter earnings figures. The company is expected to post its sixth post-bankruptcy profit


GM CEO Dan Akerson speaks to reporters (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

GM CEO: Bankruptcy Set Us Up For Rebirth

Painful as it was, General Motors CEO Dan Akerson says the bankruptcy set up GM for its rebirth to become a competitive 21st century automaker.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011

(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

GM Will Hold Stockholder Meeting On Tuesday

Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson will review highlights of GM’s first full year as a publicly traded company and discuss plans to build on the company’s momentum.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011

GM Inevitable Bankruptcy

GM CEO 2010 Compensation $2.5 Million

General Motors CEO Dan Akerson, received a salary of $566,000, stock valued at $1.77 million, plus other compensation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2011