When I was growing up in Michigan in the '80s and '90s, two of the biggest figures in business were Lee Iacocca
and Jack Welch.
If you don't currently have a Lee Iacocca
in your organization, I'd advise finding one.
, who had developed the Mustang, was fired as president of the Ford Motor Company by chairman Henry Ford II.
Shelby was instrumental in helping Lee Iacocca
and Henry Ford II turn Ford Motor Co.
Dieter Zetsche, Henry Ford II, Rick Wagoner, Bob Lutz, Carlos Ghosn, and Lee Iacocca
, among others.
Carroll went to Chrysler in the '80s when Lee Iacocca
In his new book he names names and tells revealing (often funny and sometimes eyebrow-raising) stories of leaders he has worked with, including Lee Iacocca
, Philip Caldwell, and Rick Wagoner.
had famously challenged Japanese automakers, saying, "if you're going to sell them here, you better build them here.
Lido Anthony "Lee" Iacocca
(1924-) is an American businessman known for engineering the Mustang and his revival of the Chrysler Corporation in the 1980s.
His writings have been included in the Book of Management Wisdom (John Wiley & Sons 2000) along with such business luminaries as Bill Marriott, Jack Welch and Lee Iacocca
: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY | LEE IACOCCA
WITH WILLIAM NOVAK (79)
The two-seat T-Bird and the Lee Iacocca
Mustang a bit later?