Essays Tagged: "Lee Iacocca"

Ford Mustang

looked like a junker on the outside, but if one opened the hood they would find a piece of art work.Lee Iacocca realized this problem and went to work on a new type of car. He wanted it to have a long ...

(15 pages) 136 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Lee Iacocca and his work for the Chrysler Corporation

Lee Iacocca, born Lido Iacocca on October fifteenth 1924, was the son of an Italian immigrant named ... 's, his uncles' are still making hot dogs for the public. Growing up in Allentown was difficult for Lee, because of his ethnic background. Allentown was primarily made up of Dutch immigrants. In his e ... n his early years of education he was ridiculed for his heritage. An his senior year in high school Lee came down with rheumatic fever. He had a harsh bout with the disease because there was no modern ...

(4 pages) 141 0 3.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Lee Iacocca....Business stratagy and success of Lee Iacocca

IacoccaLee Iacocca is one of America's best-known business leaders, for reasons ranging from his successful ... position at Ford Motor Company and the number one position at Chrysler Corporation.In April, 1964, Lee lacocca, now the general manager of Ford Motor Company, became the first person to appear on the ... They did know they were in trouble though and this is why they recruited one of their chief rivals, Lee Iacocca to rescue them.Oddly enough, this is how Chrysler Corporation began back in 1925. Like C ...

(6 pages) 90 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Chrysler: Iacocca's Legacy

howed a loss of $204.6 million. The president of Chrysler knew changes had to be made and recruited Lee Iacocca into the Chief Executive Officer position at the beginning of 1979 (Nohiria).Chrysler ha ... ering from losses on two separate points in time. The first was during the mid to late 1970s before Lee Iacocca took over as President. The second began to develop in the mid to late 1980s when Iacocc ...

(7 pages) 116 0 3.4 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

The Leadership Attributes of Lee Iacocca

The Leadership Attributes of Lee IacoccaBusiness 220Bennie FeltsMalcolm DavisFebruary 18th 2005In this paper, I would like to int ... ld make for a great politician. From Ford and Chrysler, to his current adventure the E-bike project Lee has always been an innovator. First, I think that it is essential to take a short look at the ea ... ys been an innovator. First, I think that it is essential to take a short look at the early life of Lee.Lido Anthony Iacocca was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania in 1924. His parents were Italian immig ...

(8 pages) 108 1 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Disasters of Ford Pinto

e company will also be affected by the situation since their name and respect is on the line. Since Lee Iacocca famous saying was always "safety does not sell".The next affected party would be the fam ... , and two of Ford Motor Co.'s managers, Henry Ford II, the CEO of the Ford Motor Co at the time and Lee Iacocca, who made a big success with Mustang, faced twenty-years terms in Leavenworth for consum ...

(9 pages) 130 0 4.7 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Humanities: Statue of Liberty. The Origin and Implications Thereof.

ransferred it to the National Parks Administration. In 1986, then President Ronald Regan, appointed Lee Iacocca, to raise the funds to restore the Statue of Liberty, were rain, wind and the sea had ma ...

(4 pages) 43 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Ford Pinto Case Study and Executive Summary

His top advisors maintained opposing points of view on what the automobile giant's focus should be. Lee Iacocca envisioned combating German and Japanese manufacturers by producing smaller compact vehi ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 Apr/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Review Accelerating Corporate Transformations

ts founders and early executives where world renowned and respected. By imagining how a person like Lee Iacocca handled this kind of issues in definitive manner, Toyota should put their management tea ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

MindTree Case Study

haviour that violates ethical standards (Ordonez et al., 2009). For example in 1971, Ford executive Lee Iacocca set the goal of designing a car that would go into production that year which would then ...

(20 pages) 3 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Time Management

e good use of your time, you've got to know what's most important and then give it all you've got."-Lee Iacocca

(1 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues