TITLE

Smith: Web action is just beginning

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Joe
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/24/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5858, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on United States-based car company General Motors' Internet business operations as of January 24, 2000. Background on the company's stakes in several Internet companies; Focus on company chairman and chief executive officer Jack Smith.
ACCESSION #
2768144

 

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