Posted 4:22 pm U.S. ET, May 15
Harold "Red" Poling (far right) at Taurus/Sable launch with Phillip Caldwell (left) and Don Petersen. (Ford)
Red Poling was not a sentimental guy.
I first met him in the Glass House in 1990, shortly after he succeeded Don Petersen as CEO of Ford Motor Co.
The first thing I noticed was a plaque on his desk: "What part of 'no' don't you understand?"
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