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My Summer Job at GM: A Conversation with Kent Kresa, former GM Chairman

  • William E. Connor Penthouse 6060 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA, 90036 United States (map)


April 7th | 9 am | William E. Connor Penthouse

Please join Petersen Automotive Museum Board Member, Kent Kresa, as he hosts a Pete Talk in the William E. Connor Penthouse. The talk will focus on his summer as Chairman of General Motors, helping the company recover from the most tumultuous few weeks in its history.

Following the financial crisis in 2008, Kresa was pulled in by the White House and appointed Chairman to help turn around General Motors. During his time as Chairman, Kresa helped steer the company in a new direction, recovering from bankruptcy while planning the long-term future of the industry giant.

9:00am - Coffee and pastries reception

10:00am - My Summer Job at GM talk begins

11:00am - Q & A

Earlier Event: April 1
Exhibit Closing: Harley vs Indian
Later Event: April 13
Custom Revolution Exhibit Opening