Last year Tesla Motors came out ahead while much larger American Manufactuers suffered. They also scored one of the big manufactueres top executives, Chrysler’s Mike Donoughe as Tesla’s new Vice President of vehicle engineering and manufacturing. Now they’ve scored big again with the hiring of highly-respected and former GM, BMW and Audi exec, John Walker. Tesl
Tesla also hired an exec in the communications department from YouTube, Ricardo Reyes. Finally, a spokesperson from Tesla recently said they will be looking to hire 150 more employees–most in engineering from the automotive industry.