BMW AG will appint Neil Fiorentinos as the new CEO of BMW Group Region Central & Southeastern Europe on September 1, 2018. Fiorentinos replaces Christoph v. Tschirschnitz, who has decided to accept new management challenges outside the BMW Group.
Since January, Automakers magazine has been organizing a poll on best media service of the Czech Association of Automobile Importers in 2017, in collaboration with both journalist clubs. The vote was closed on February 28, 2018. Who was nominated?
The Regional Meeting for Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurs from Central Bohemia and Prague, prepared by the CZECH TOP 100 Association, gathered 130 representatives of companies and individual entrepreneurs from both regions. The host of the meeting was the retailer of Mototechna, which belongs to the AAA AUTO Group.
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) recognized the outstanding performance of its European suppliers with the European Supplier Award. A total of 15 suppliers yesterday received awards in various categories at YFAI’s European headquarters in Neuss.
Benzina, the Czech Republic’s largest filling station network and part of te Unipetrol Group, started to train its business partners and their service staff attending the filling stations. A special minibus rebuilt into a small lecture hall has been designed for this purpose. The coaches can therefore train the staff directly at filling stations.
At the AAA Auto press conference in Prague, we met the former spokesman of Škoda Milan Smutny. After several years of involvement in the state administration and the automotive industry, he returned to the work of the Ombudsman for Customer Relations at the largest Czech used cars dealer.
GEFCO has cerated a new region from the Czech Republic and Slovakia since August 2017. The management of both branches is taken over by Aleksander Raczynski, who has been managing corporate activities in the Czech Republic for the last four years.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) hired a new director for passenger cars in the Czech Republic and Slovakia this spring. But brand manager Pavel Drábik did not stay for a long time with the Italian brand and left the company in July 2017. Now another country manager is trying his luck.
The first group of 23 Czech NEXEN Tire workers traveled to the South Korean factory in Changnyeong. Within the three-month training program, the workers lern the production process and tries to perform work-related tasks to ensure trouble-free operation and maintenance.
Volkswagen Group is looking at rehiring Opel CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann, possibly to lead its Audi brand, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters, following a report that Neumann will quit Opel.
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