BC: Matthew Witthus Carter Groskreutz Hour1 | "The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it." -Henry Ford
FC: Born July 30, 1863 Died April 7, 1947 | Henry Ford | Matthew Witthus Carter Krosgreutz
1: Born in Detroit, Michigan | Father: William Ford Mother: Mary Ford
2: We are | Blue Collar | Never wanted to farm like his father.
3: Five Siblings
4: Son: Edsel Ford | Wife: Clara Ala Bryant
5: Studied Bookkeeping | Bryant and Stratton Business College
6: Perseverant Intelligent Complex | "Ignorant Idealist"
7: Lived Next to Thomas Edison | Ran for U.S. Senate
8: Established in 1903 | Ford Motor Company
9: Provide Cars and Transportation
10: "Global Family", "Proud Heritage", "Outstanding Products and Services" | "Improve Lives"
11: "Become the world's leading company for automotive products and services."
12: Headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan | 213,000 employees
13: #7 Fortune 500 Company | Money! | $172.4 Billion Annually
14: Dealerships Across U.S. 13,000 Dealerships Worldwide
15: Bestselling car: Ford F Series | 1st dealership St. Cloud, MN.
16: Ford sells 2,000,000 plus cars a year.
17: "A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business" Henry Ford
20: Model T The first mass-produced and affordable car.
21: Revolutionized Mass Production | Assembly Line
22: Father of Trade Unions & Collective Bargaining.
23: The Ford Foundation | Grand Cross of the German Eagle | Car Entrepreneur of the Century
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