LISTEN LIVE KPR - On Air: Listen Live to classical, jazz and NPR news Schedule LATEST
KPR 2 - On Air: Listen live to KPR's all talk-radio service, KPR2 Recordings

Share this page              

CEO Alan Mulally to Stay on at Ford through 2014

AlanMulally Flickr_Ford-APA
Alan Mulally, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Company delivers a speech at the Job 1 ceremony in September 2011. "We are honored to begin to serve our customers around the world with the all-new Ford Ranger," Mulally said. (Flickr Photo via Ford APA)

DETROIT (AP) — Ford CEO Alan Mulally will lead the company at least through 2014, but it's not clear who will succeed him. The 67-year-old Mulally grew up in Lawrence, where his mother still lives. Mulally is highly respected at Ford for saving the company from financial collapse. Shortly after he was hired away from Boeing in 2006, he mortgaged all of Ford's assets for a huge loan. The $23.5 billion loan paid for a restructuring and helped keep Ford out of bankruptcy protection. It's unclear, exactly, when Mulally will step down as CEO. "Whatever happens, Alan is here two more years, but we could go longer," Executive Chairman Bill Ford Jr. said on a conference call.

Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)

See the Coverage Map for more details

Contact Us

Kansas Public Radio
1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Download Map
785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)