Tag: Mary Barra

General Motors Talks Tech, Offers Chevy Bolt EV Drive at Congressional Black Caucus Event

The future of smart communities, including smart transportation, was highlighted at this fall’s Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s (CBCF) 47th Annual Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. During the panel discussion, “Smart Cities and You” hosted by Rep. Yvette D. Clarke (D-N.Y.), David Albritton, executive director of Global Product Development Communications at…

Julie Sweet, Accenture, chief executive officer

Accenture Names First Woman As US Group Chief Executive

Accenture’s announcement that Julie Spellman Sweet has been promoted to Group Chief Executive-North America means that as of next month, four of the six major consulting firms will have women leaders (Deloitte, IBM and KPMG are the others). Virginia Rometty became Chairman, CEO and President of IBM in 2012. Deloitte…