Mary Barra

GM 2015 Annual Meeting (GM photo)

GM Won’t Merge With Fiat Chrysler, CEO Barra Says

General Motors CEO Mary Barra says neither she nor the company’s board of directors is interested in a merger with Fiat-Chrysler.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2015

GM CEO Mary Barra Speaks To Media (Jeff Gilbert photo)

General Motors CEO Rejects Fiat Chrysler Merger Talks

General Motors CEO Mary Barra says the company doesn’t need to merge with Fiat Chrysler to take advantage of economies of scale in building cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2015

General Motors CEO Mary Barra arrives to testify on the GM ignition switch recall during a US House Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, June 18, 2014. Barra is updating lawmakers on an internal GM report published on June 5 that absolved top management in the failure to recall millions of cars for more than a decade after the problems with the ignition switches were discovered.  (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Mary Barra’s Compensation Triples To $15.8M In 1st Year As GM CEO

General Motors CEO Mary Barra’s compensation more than tripled in 2014 to $15.8 million in her tumultuous first year in the automaker’s top job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2015

General Motors CEO Mary Barra (L), and Anton Valukas, head of GM's internal recall investigation, field questions while testifying during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on June 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on GM's internal recall investigation and how the company is changing to prevent another safety crisis similar to its deadly delay in recalling millions of defective cars.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

GM CEO Barra To Be Questioned In Ignition-Switches Lawsuit

The GM CEO is one of 35 current and former GM employees who will be questioned,

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2015

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‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Of Autos, Women & Stature

It was a perfect storm of factors emerging over decades that helped Mary Barra, a hard charging young engineer, crack the glass ceiling and become CEO of General Motors.

03/06/2015

NAIAS chairman Scott Lariche and Rod Alberts on their way to officially open the NAIAS. Paul Pytlowany was there to capture it all. (credit: Ken Bryant/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Ford, Barra, Snyder, Gilbert, Fields Headline Fast-paced Auto Show

A virtual who’s who among Metro Detroit’s power brokers join host Carol Cain and the rest of the “Michigan Matters” crew as they crisscross Cobo Center this week at the North American International Auto Show.

01/16/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 10: General Motors CEO Mary Barra briefs the news media before addressing the company's shareholders at the General Motors Co. annual shareholder's meeting at GM world headquarters June 10, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The meeting comes as 85 federal lawsuits against GM alleging economic losses from ignition-switch defects will be consolidated. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Barra: 1st Year As GM CEO Marked By Disappointment, Progress

In an hour-long meeting with reporters, Mary Barra said the crisis forced GM to quickly acknowledge its shortcomings and address them.

01/08/2015

The world headquarters of General Motors in Detroit (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Emails Show GM Ordered Switches Nearly Two Months Before Recall

An email chain, released Monday by an attorney suing GM, again raises questions about how forthcoming GM has been with safety regulators and lawmakers.

CBS Detroit–11/10/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra addresses the media during a news conference at the headquarters of the company's German subsidiary Opel in Ruesselsheim, on January 27, 2014.  (Credit: DANIEL ROLAND/AFP/Getty Images)

2017 Cadillac Will Sport Limited Automated Driving Capabilities

General Motors also plans new “connected car” to help prevent crashes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2014

Executive vice president and general counsel at the General Motors Company Michael Millikin (L), and CEO of the General Motors Company Mary Barra (R) testify during a hearing before the Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee July 17, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The subcommittee held hearing on "Examining Accountability and Corporate Culture in Wake of the GM Recalls."  (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senators Call On GM CEO To Fire Top Lawyer

Lawmakers put Barra on the spot, telling the CEO she should have fired GM’s corporate counsel, Michael Millikin, based on the conclusions of an internal report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2014

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