Fritz Henderson

BREAKING: General Motors CEO Ed Whitacre To Step Down Sept 1
BREAKING: General Motors CEO Ed Whitacre To Step Down Sept 1

General Motors chairman and chief executive officer Ed Whitacre will step down from his positions, passing the CEO slot to Dan Akerson on September 1 and departing as chairman of the GM board on December 31, 2010. The new CEO was voted onto GM's board last September as the company was reconstituted...Read More»

GM CFO Fritz Henderson
Ousted GM CEO Fritz Henderson Rehired As Consultant, Earns $60K A Month

After having been very publically ejected from the company late last year, former GM CEO Fritz Henderson has been reinstated with a cushy consulting role less than three months on. In early December, 2009 Henderson was asked by the then Chairman of the Board, Ed Whitacre, to resign just days before...Read More»

Bob Lutz
MORE: Another Day, Another Shakeup at GM: Lutz Reassigned

UPDATE: Following this morning's 9 am conference call for GM employees, further details have emerged on the latest shakeup at General Motors. “I want to give people responsibility and authority deeper in the organization, and then hold them accountable," said chairman of the board Ed Whitacre. To...Read More»

2010 Saab 9-5
GM On The Fast Track: Saab Sold Or Shuttered By December 31

When the Saab sale to Koenigsegg fell through last week, a variety of sources lay the blame at GM's feet -- specifically, the way those feet were dragging. That same snail's pace approach to business may be partly responsible for Fritz Henderson's abrupt dismissal yesterday. But if a new statement...Read More»

Fritz Henderson, GM CEO
GM CEO Henderson Resigns, Board Chair Whitacre to Serve Temporarily

At 4:45 pm this afternoon, General Motors Chairman of the Board Ed Whitacre announced that the Board of Directors had accepted the resignation of chief executive officer Fritz Henderson. Whitacre will serve as the acting CEO until a successor is hired. Henderson had been on the job less than a year...Read More»

Fritz Henderson, GM CEO
Fritz Henderson Loses $310,000, Calls It 'Fair'

The Treasury Department made headlines last week when it announced that bigwigs at bailed-out companies would be taking some sizable pay cuts. From banks to auto companies, many of those affected by the plan have remained silent, but General Motors' Fritz Henderson has now admitted that it's the...Read More»

2010 VW GTI App Store Launch
New VW GTI Launched With iPhone App, Mazda Diesels Could Come To U.S.: Today’s Car News

The 2010 Golf GTI is making it’s away across the U.S. and in the lead up to its arrival in showrooms Volkswagen has launched the car in its App Store, with the availability of the new “Real Racing GTI” game. [Motor Authority] Mazda caught a lot of flak earlier this year for...Read More»

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