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1st Gear: How Mark Fields, Ford's Possible Next CEO, Once Tried To Attack A Man In A Meeting
According to Bloomberg, Mark Fields — mullet enthusiast, Ford Motor Company's then and current president of the Americas, and reportedly a leading candidate to succeed Alan Mulally as CEO of the automaker — once tried to attack another executive in a meeting over a marketing budget. More »