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Phil LeBeau

Phil LeBeau
CNBC Auto and Airline Industry Reporter

Phil LeBeau is a CNBC auto and airline industry reporter based at the network's Chicago bureau. He is also editor of the Behind the Wheel section on CNBC.com.

LeBeau has reported one-hour documentaries for the network, including "Dreamliner: Inside the World's Most Anticipated Airplane," "Ford: Rebuilding an American Icon" and "Saving General Motors" and "Failure to Recall: Investigating GM."

Prior to joining CNBC, LeBeau served as a media relations specialist for Van Kampen Funds in Oak Brook Terrace, Ill., and was instrumental in implementing an initiative to communicate the company's mutual fund and investment practices to the public and the press. While at Van Kampen, LeBeau held a Series 6 license.

Previously, he held general assignment reporting positions at KCNC-TV, the CBS affiliate in Denver, and KAKE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, Kan. LeBeau began his career as a field producer at WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, where he wrote, produced and researched consumer stories. He graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism with a bachelor's degree in journalism and broadcasting.

Follow Phil LeBeau on Twitter @Lebeaucarnews.

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  • Hyundai's Next Leg of Growth   Monday, 9 Jan 2012 | 10:42 AM ET
    Hyundai's Next Leg of Growth

    Insight on the automaker's peak sales mark and plans to open a plant in Brazil this year, with John Krafcik, Hyundai Motor America CEO, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Ford Motor CEO Alan Mulally's Outlook   Monday, 9 Jan 2012 | 9:43 AM ET
    Ford Motor CEO Alan Mulally's Outlook

    Ford's new model, Fusion Key will increase the company's market share, Ford Motor CEO Alana Mulally tells CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Carlos Ghosn on Nissan Sales   Monday, 9 Jan 2012 | 8:16 AM ET
    Carlos Ghosn on Nissan Sales

    Nissan had a rough 2011 with the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, as well as flooding in Thailand -- all had a severe impact on production. Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor CEO, discusses sales in 2011 and his outlook for 2012.

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