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Employee Spotlight - Tara Craigen


Meet Tara Craigen, an Engineering Group Manager for the Lateral Controls, Adaptive Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Autonomous team at CTC Markham Campus.

Employee Spotlight - George Floarea


Meet George Floarea, a Lead Mechanical Project Engineer on the Urban Mobility team at GM Canada. George joined the GM Canada engineering team 20 years ago upon immigrating to Canada. A career highlight for George is the newly developed eBike, ARĪV, that he helped build from the ground up. He says, “The project is as much challenging as it is exciting.” He is also very proud of his several patents that have saved GM over $30 million dollars.

Employee Spotlight – Shoney Mohammed


Meet Shoney Mohammed, a Software Quality Control Specialist at the Canadian Technical Centre, Markham Campus. Shoney has always loved cars and her passion grew when she joined GM Canada in early 2018 after immigrating from India. Every day she looks forward to coming to work for a company that embraces all cultures with an open collaborative mindset. Shoney’s journey inspires us to take on challenges in a new environment.

GM Canada Announces Moving from Monthly to Quarterly Sales Reporting


GM Canada has made the strategic decision to move to quarterly sales reporting to be consistent with GM in the U.S.

Employee spotlight – Stacey Marmara


Meet Stacey Marmara, Active Safety Advanced Development Engineer at our Canadian Technical Centre in Oshawa.

Chevrolet Simplifies the Check-in with Vehicle Locate


The myChevrolet mobile app recently received a new feature that will help ease loved ones’ worries and make the process of checking-in more convenient. The feature is called Vehicle Locate[1] and it allows Chevy owners to send automated text alerts to friends and family when their connected vehicle enters or leaves a designated boundary area, or arrives at or departs from an address. Owners can also use the feature to pinpoint the location of their connected vehicle at any given time.

GMC Introduces the Bolder 2020 Acadia


Smarter technologies in the 2020 GMC Acadia, including a new available turbo engine and the latest GMC infotainment system1, along with a fresh look, offer greater versatility for customers on the go. The lineup includes SLE, SLT, an all-new AT4 trim and GMC’s flagship Denali, with available seating arrangements for five, six or seven passengers, depending on the model.

2019 GMC Sierra Racks Up the Awards at 2019 Canadian International AutoShow


Bigger, stronger and smarter, the all-new 2020 GMC Sierra Heavy Duty combines greater trailering capability with technologies designed to provide customers with a world-class towing experience.

GM Canada Statement on Sting Performance in Oshawa


Sting is a celebrated songwriter and it’s great to have him in Oshawa. We agree that community-based efforts are important to support employees, especially when industries have to change.

2020 Cadillac XT6 Makes Canadian Debut


Toronto, Ontario (Thursday, February 14, 2019) – The all-new 2020 Cadillac XT6 made its Canadian debut at the 2019 Canadian International AutoShow.

New ARĪV eBikes From GM Are Available for Preorder


Today, GM announces ARĪV as the name of its new eBike brand, which includes two innovative, integrated and connected eBikes: the Meld, a compact eBike, and the Merge, a folding eBike. The name ARĪV was selected as part of a global crowdsourcing campaign announced in November 2018.

Employee Spotlight – Lynn Dony


Meet Lynn Dony, Simulation Engineer on our Active Safety and Autonomous team, based out of our Canadian Technical Centre Markham campus.

Cadillac’s first and largest exclusive dealer location in North America opened under the new brand architecture in Calgary


Calgary, Alberta (Tuesday, February 5, 2019) – Calgary is now the proud home of Cadillac’s first and largest exclusive dealer location in North America under the new brand architecture.

Chevrolet Debuts All-New 2020 Silverado HD


Today Chevrolet debuted the full lineup of its all-new 2020 Silverado HD — the strongest, most capable Silverado HD ever. Max towing capability increases an enormous 52 percent to an available 35,500 pounds. It is also the third all-new Silverado in just 18 months, each designed for different customers.

GM Canada Confirms Issuing Formal Legal Action to Unifor to Cease Publication of Misleading Ad


While GM respects Unifor’s rights to protest, we cannot condone purposely misleading the Canadian public. The new Unifor advertisement scheduled to air during the Super Bowl is misleading and inaccurate. In response, GM can confirm its lawyers lodged a formal demand to Unifor to cease any and all publication of the ad.