Takata chief passes baton with milestone in sight

Chappell, Lindsay
August 1996
Automotive News;8/26/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5675, p46
Trade Publication
Reports on C. Reid Rundell's decision to retire as president of Takata Inc. Rundell's comments on the company's possible deal with major automobile manufacturers; Growth of the company under Rundell.


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