TITLE

Lovejoy's task: Build trust

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Joe
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/24/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5858, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Bill Lovejoy's appointment as sales and marketing chief of United States-based car company General Motors. Career background; Duties and responsibilities; Problems faced by the company as of January 24, 2000.
ACCESSION #
2768106

 

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