Ford, GM upgrade chairman title to gender neutral chair – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – The executives of the Ford Motor Company are no longer known as “chairmen” or “chairmen”, but only as “chairmen”.

The automaker’s board of directors voted on July 8 to change the statutes to include gender-neutral language for these roles.

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Ford spokeswoman Marisa Bradley told the Detroit Free Press on Monday June 12, “Our roles at Ford are non-gender-specific, and these changes will help limit ambiguity and advance the inclusive and equitable culture we seek.”

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This means that the executive chairman is now the executive chairman.

General Motors confirms the change was made back in May.

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