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Mary Barra

Mary Barra is the chair and CEO of General Motors, the first female CEO of a ‘Big Three’ automaker.

“Our industry is transforming quickly – and no one’s going to wait for us.”

— Mary Barra
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Mary Barra, guest
June 13, 2020

GM shut down its auto plants in March 2020, temporarily reducing pay for 69,000 employees, and making a fast pivot to produce ventilators. As the plants began to make vehicles again, GM’s chair and CEO Mary Barra speaks to what they learned in this fast pivot — and her optimism that the country and her company will bounce back.

Mary Barra, cameo
January 7, 2021

This special episode of Masters of Scale is full of lessons learned from the often devastating, sometimes inspiring year of 2020. Some of our guests share stories about doing everything right – and still ending up in crisis. Others are about overcoming the odds with grit, heart, and compassion.