GM Invests Additional $788.7 Million in Spring Hill Manufacturing

2016-04-27

General Motors will invest $788.7 million for an all-new, high-efficiency engine program, as well as projects to modernize the vehicle programs at its Spring Hill Manufacturing Plant, creating 792 and retaining 16 jobs. At the same time, GM announced a $118 million investment at its Bay City Powertrain facility, creating 29 and retaining 67 jobs.

GM Names New Chief Compliance Officer

2016-04-27

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) announced today that it has appointed Jeffrey A. Taylor as Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, effective immediately. He will report to Craig Glidden, executive vice president and general counsel.

GM Announces Stephen Girsky to Retire from Board of Directors

2016-04-22

General Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra announced today that Stephen Girsky has elected to retire from GM’s Board of Directors and will not stand for reelection at the company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders in June 2016. Girsky joined the board in July 2009.

GM Announces Nomination of Jane Mendillo to Board of Directors

2016-04-22

General Motors Co., announced today that Jane Mendillo, the retired president and chief executive officer of the Harvard Management Company, has been nominated to stand for election to the GM Board of Directors at the company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders in June.

GM Adjusts Production in Wake of Japan Earthquakes

2016-04-22

As GM continues to assess the potential impact on its supply chain from the recent earthquakes in Japan, it is taking proactive steps to mitigate a part supply issue and is adjusting production schedules at four of its North American assembly facilities.

GM Invests Additional $788.7 Million in Spring Hill Manufacturing
GM Names New Chief Compliance Officer
GM Announces Stephen Girsky to Retire from Board of Directors
GM Announces Nomination of Jane Mendillo to Board of Directors
GM Adjusts Production in Wake of Japan Earthquakes

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GM Invests Additional $788.7 Million in Spring Hill Manufacturing

2016-04-27

General Motors will invest $788.7 million for an all-new, high-efficiency engine program, as well as projects to modernize the vehicle programs at its Spring Hill Manufacturing Plant, creating 792 and retaining 16 jobs. At the same time, GM announced a $118 million investment at its Bay City Powertrain facility, creating 29 and retaining 67 jobs.

GM Names New Chief Compliance Officer

2016-04-27

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) announced today that it has appointed Jeffrey A. Taylor as Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, effective immediately. He will report to Craig Glidden, executive vice president and general counsel.

GM Announces Stephen Girsky to Retire from Board of Directors

2016-04-22

General Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra announced today that Stephen Girsky has elected to retire from GM’s Board of Directors and will not stand for reelection at the company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders in June 2016. Girsky joined the board in July 2009.

GM Announces Nomination of Jane Mendillo to Board of Directors

2016-04-22

General Motors Co., announced today that Jane Mendillo, the retired president and chief executive officer of the Harvard Management Company, has been nominated to stand for election to the GM Board of Directors at the company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders in June.

GM Adjusts Production in Wake of Japan Earthquakes

2016-04-22

As GM continues to assess the potential impact on its supply chain from the recent earthquakes in Japan, it is taking proactive steps to mitigate a part supply issue and is adjusting production schedules at four of its North American assembly facilities.

GM Reports First-Quarter Net Income of $2.0 Billion

2016-04-21

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced first-quarter net income to common stockholders of $2.0 billion or $1.24 per diluted share, compared to $0.9 billion or $0.56 per diluted share a year ago. Earnings per share diluted-adjusted for special items was a first-quarter record at $1.26, up 47 percent compared to the first quarter of 2015.

GM Sold 2.36 Million Vehicles Globally in First Quarter

2016-04-19

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) sold 2.36 million vehicles globally in the first quarter of 2016. The company delivered on its sales priorities, led by strong results in the SUV and luxury segments in China and retail performance in the U.S.

GM Recalling Certain 2014-15 Pickups to Repair Seat Belts

2016-04-15

GM is voluntarily recalling 895,232 model year 2014-15 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 pickups in the United States because the flexible steel cable that connects the seat belt to the vehicle can fatigue and separate over time as a result of the driver repeatedly bending the cable when entering the seat.

GM Named Military Times Best for Vets Employer

2016-04-13

For the second consecutive year, General Motors is the only automaker recognized by Military Times in its Best for Vets: Employers 2016 rankings. The Best for Vets list evaluates company culture and policies that cater to military veterans.

GM Financial Breaks Ground On New San Antonio Financial Servicing Center, With Featured Remarks From Texas Gov. Greg Abbott

2016-04-11

GENERAL MOTORS FINANCIAL COMPANY, INC. today broke ground on a new financial servicing center in San Antonio, Texas, in a ceremony that featured several notable city, county and state officials and community leaders as speakers, including Texas Governor Greg Abbott.

General Motors Nets Top Honors from Global Supply Industry

2016-04-07

General Motors was named Most Supportive OEM at the fourth-annual Automotive Leaders Summit held today at the Mandarin Oriental in Las Vegas. Steve Kiefer, General Motors vice president Global Purchasing and Supply Chain was also awarded Purchasing Executive of the Year.

GM Design Chief Ed Welburn To Retire July 1

2016-04-07

Ed Welburn, vice president of General Motors Global Design, told employees today he will retire effective July 1, following a 44-year career with the company.

Chevrolet, Buick and GMC Expand Military Discounts

2016-04-06

Today through May 31, 2016, Chevrolet, Buick and GMC will expand their military discount programs for all 21 million U.S. military veterans and their spouses, in honor of National Military Appreciation Month.

Auction of First 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition to Benefit Karmanos Cancer Institute

2016-04-05

The first retail production 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition will be auctioned Friday, April 8, in lot #3003 at 6 p.m. EDT at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach, Fl. Auction. One hundred percent of the sale price from the auction will benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute.

Chevrolet and GMC Make GM the Hottest Retail Automaker in the Industry

2016-04-01

General Motors (NYSE: GM) delivered 193,524 vehicles in March to individual or “retail” customers, up 6 percent year over year, driven by a 7 percent increase at Chevrolet and a 13 percent increase at GMC. The strong performance of these two brands has helped GM grow retail deliveries every month since April 2015. Despite significant reductions in daily rental units, total sales were up one percent.

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GM Reports First-Quarter Net Income of $2.0 Billion

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced first-quarter net income to common stockholders of $2.0 billion or $1.24 per diluted share, compared to $0.9 billion or $0.56 per diluted share a year ago. Earnings per share diluted-adjusted for special items was a first-quarter record at $1.26, up 47 percent compared to the first quarter of 2015.

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