Chase Auto Finance appointed a new chief executive officer on Monday, succeeding Marc Sheinbaum who has asked to pursue other opportunities. Moving into the role is Thasunda Brown Duckett who previously was part of Chase’s consumer and community banking division. Duckett also served as national retail sales executive for Chase’s Mortgage Banking division. “Thasunda has … Continue reading
Ten technologies were nominated by Green Car Journal’s Green Car Technology Award, which will be given out at the Washington Auto Show at the end of the month. The auto show is on January 31, and the winner of the coveted Green Technology Award will be announced on the second day.
During a press conference held at a downtown KIA dealership on Monday, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa signed a city ordinance exempting new-car dealers from the city’s gross receipts tax, or business tax. Last fall, Villaraigosa joined Councilmembers Eric Garcetti and Mitchell Englander in calling for a change to the tax structure for Los Angeles’ new-car dealers. … Continue reading