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Fisker Appoints Tom LaSorda as its New CEO
Posted By Marc Carter On February 28, 2012 @ 6:30 pm In automotive,Green Transportation,Innovation,News | No Comments
Fisker Automotive  has just announced that Co-Founder Henrik Fisker will become Executive Chairman of the company, and Tom LaSorda  has been appointed CEO and Vice Chairman of the Board. LaSorda was a former CEO, President and Vice Chairman of the Chrysler Group  and also held a number of executive positions at General Motors over a 23 year career. Most recently, LaSorda joined Fisker as Vice Chairman of the Board and executive advisor to the management team in December. He will now assume full CEO responsibilities and day-to-day operational management.
“We have created a new automotive company, launched a new electric vehicle  extended range technology and brought the Fisker Karma  to market successfully in a remarkably short timeframe,” says Henrik Fisker. He also stated, “I am looking forward to working closely with Tom as we steer the company into its future as an iconic global automotive brand with a range of desirable cars that offer environmentally responsible luxury.” Fisker is expected to launch its next model, the Karma Surf wagon this fall.
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URLs in this post:
 Fisker Automotive: http://www.fiskerautomotive.com/en-us
 Tom LaSorda: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_W._LaSorda
 Chrysler Group: http://www.chrysler.com
 Henrik Fisker: http://inhabitat.com/video-inhabitat-interviews-henrik-fisker-founder-of-fisker-automotive-and-designer-of-the-karma/
 Fisker: http://inhabitat.com/transportation-tuesday-the-fisker-karma/
 electric vehicle: http://inhabitat.com/7-sexy-sporty-hybrid-cars-hitting-the-streets-soon/
 Fisker Karma: http://inhabitat.com/fisker-karma-named-top-car-of-the-year-by-bbcs-top-gear/
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