Mark Reuss, General Motors’ North American president, deactivated his Facebook account yesterday after disputing portions of a story on TheDetroitBureau.com about GM’s shrinking market share.
“Mark made a personal decision to deactivate his page,” Terry Rhadigan, GM spokesman, told TheDetroitBureau today. “It had nothing to do with the article or any other articles.”
The story, which ran yesterday, chronicled concerns the General Accounting Office (GAO) had about GM’s competitiveness. The GAO, which outlined its concerns in a report, monitors the U.S. Treasury Department’s investment in the Detroit maker following its 2009 bankruptcy. (more…)