Ford Company

By Ethan Wharton

Type of Business: Corporation

Benefits:

  • If the company falls its causes minimal damage to anyone person
  • It is easier to raise money and expanded
I know this is a corporation because it has stockholders.

Who founded it?

Henry Ford founded the company on June 16,1903.


History: The first car created by the company was the Ford Model A on July 23,1903. By the October of the year the company had made a profit of $37000.In the beginning there was only 12 investors and 1000 shares.

Facts

  • William Clay Ford Jr is the Executive chairman of Ford
  • Mark Fields is the president
  • Todd Brooks is an engineering supervisor at Ford
  • The F-150 is the best selling vehicle in the US for the past 32yrs

Would I invest?

Yes, I would invest because I think that Ford has a bright future and will continue to make quality cars.


My source; http://corporate.ford.com/company.html