Toyota's lost another top American executive to Detroit. If you'll remember from way back in early September, Jim Press left Toyota as chief operating officer of North America for a gig at Chrysler as vice chairman in charge of knowing how to run an automaker. Now Toyota's lost their second Jim as twenty-year veteran…
Here's the official e-mail from Ford chief PR man Charlie Halloran on FoMoCo's snatching up of Mark Truby, business editor of the Detroit News :
We've just heard from a couple of sources FoMoCo has just poached Mark Truby, the business editor of the Detroit News to join their PR team. Well, we know it's just coincidence Truby's moving to the company he seemed to snag all the exclusives on from the place he published said exclusives, eh?