Plain-talker sets out to revive Firestone

Chappell, Lindsay
October 2000
Automotive News;10/16/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5899, p8
Trade Publication
Profiles John Lampe, chairman, president and chief executive officer of tiremaker Bridgestone/Firestone Inc. Education; Career accomplishments; Lampe's vow to restore Firestone's reputation after a controversial tire recall; Efforts to salvage the company's critical relationship with automaker Ford Motor Co.; Plan to restructure Ford's management.


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