(CBS DETROIT) – Ford, hoping to inject some new ideas into their pipeline, has hired former Apple and Tesla executive Doug Field.
Field joins the automaker as the Chief Advanced Technology and Embedded Systems Officer.READ MORE: Meet These Two Bear Cubs Who Have Become Inseparable At The Detroit Zoo
He will be tasked with leading the company’s next-gen technology design efforts, among other projects.READ MORE: Delta Wants Other Airlines To Share ‘No-Fly’ Lists To Help Stop Unruly Passengers
The move comes amid a high-level hiring frenzy at Ford, which is aiming to bolster its plans for the future.MORE NEWS: Veteran Needs Help With Home Repairs
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