Iacocca

/aɪəˈkoʊkə/ (say uyuh'kohkuh)

noun
Lee (Lido Anthony Iacocca), born 1924, US motor vehicle executive.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Iacocca —   [ aɪəkəkə], Lido (»Lee«) Anthony, amerikanischer Industriemanager, * Allentown (Pennsylvania) 15. 10. 1924; 1960 78 Führungspositionen bei der Ford Motor Company (Entlassung durch Henry Ford II.), 1978 93 Vorsitzender der Chrysler Corporation.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Iacocca — Lee Iacocca Lee Iacocca (Lido Iacocca * 15. Oktober 1924 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA) – Sohn italienischer Einwanderer – ist ein wichtiger Manager in der Automobilindustrie, der für verschiedene amerikanische Unternehmen arbeitete. Im August… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Iacocca — n. Lee Iacocca (former executive of the Ford and Chrysler automobile industries) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Iacocca — /uy euh koh keuh/, n. Lee (Lido Anthony), born 1924, U.S. automobile executive. * * * …   Universalium

  • Iacocca — I|a|coc|ca, Lee (1924 ) a US businessman who was president of the ↑Ford car company and later greatly increased the profits made by the Chrysler car company after a period when it had not been very successful. He also wrote an ↑autobiography… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Iacocca — /uy euh koh keuh/, n. Lee (Lido Anthony), born 1924, U.S. automobile executive …   Useful english dictionary

  • Iacocca, Lee — orig. Lido Anthony Iacocca born Oct. 15, 1924, Allentown, Pa., U.S. U.S. automobile executive. He was hired as an engineer by Ford Motor Co. but soon moved to its sales department and was noted for his successful promotion of the sporty yet… …   Universalium

  • Iacocca, Lee — orig. Lido Anthony Iacocca (n. 15 oct. 1924, Allentown, Pa., EE.UU.). Ejecutivo estadounidense de la industria automotora. Fue contratado como ingeniero por Ford Motor Co., pero pronto fue trasladado al departamento de ventas, donde sobresalió… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Iacocca, Lee A. — (b. 1924) Gen Mgt U.S. business executive. President of the Ford Motor Company and subsequently Chairman and Chief Executive of the Chrysler Corporation. His experiences are described in Iacocca: an Autobiography (1985) …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • Iacocca, Lee —  (1924–) American businessman …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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