scrums http://michiganradio.org en Reporter's notebook: No one crushed during new GM CEO's first scrum http://michiganradio.org/post/reporters-notebook-no-one-crushed-during-new-gm-ceos-first-scrum <p>Media had their first chance to see General Motor's new CEO Mary Barra in action Sunday night.&nbsp; Barra introduced the new GMC Canyon.</p><p>Afterwards, she went through&nbsp;the&nbsp;trial by fire known as a media scrum, her first.&nbsp; Barra was surrounded on almost all sides by a huge crowd of reporters.&nbsp; Her&nbsp;GM handlers made sure&nbsp;her back was to a&nbsp;truck, to give her an exit strategy.</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 14:04:00 +0000 Tracy Samilton 15989 at http://michiganradio.org Reporter's notebook: No one crushed during new GM CEO's first scrum