DeLorean People

Here’s a list of people associated with the original DeLorean businesses, as referenced in books and publications about the DeLorean.

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R. J. Cowden


Helped build the last gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



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Barrie Wills


The last employee of the DeLorean Motor Company, Ltd., Barrie Wills, joins DeLorean Talk to share his experiences with DMCL, his 50 years in the auto industry, his time with John Z. DeLorean, and a little known fact about the Dunmurry Motor Company.



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Sol A. Shenk


Sol, a Russian immigrant to the United States, started a business in 1967 selling closeout and overstock car parts. The business, Consolidated Stores, took off when Sol switched to household goods. They renamed Consolidated Stores to be Big Lots (which was formerly called ‘Odd Lots’ across the country.) In the lat 1990s, Big Lots bought […]



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George Broomfield


George Broomfield was the Director of Manufacturing for DeLorean Motor Company. Born: February 13, 2021 Obituary George D. Broomfield, 82, of Sun City, AZ passed away on June 3, 2008. George served in the US Navy during WW II. Upon graduation from college, he joined GM Overseas Operations, where he held executive positions in Brazil, […]



Tom Kimmerly


DMC corporate attorney



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Howard Weitzman


Howard Weitzman was a litigator who defended John DeLorean in the government entrapment scam. Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert USC School of Law John DeLorean’s attorney “Defending John DeLorean in the biggest case in the world 30 years ago.”



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Bill Collins


Bill Collins (William Collins Jr.) was the head of Product Development at DMC. His official title was “.” ASSISTANT CHIEF ENGINEER AT PONTIAC, VP OF ENGINEERING AT DELOREAN MOTOR COMPANY, FOUNDER OF VIXEN MOTOR COMPANY-PART I: THE PONTIAC YEARS FROM GM B-BODIES TO MOTORHOMES, WITH DELOREANS IN BETWEEN–PART II



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Kenneth Cork


Kenneth Cork was the receiver who took charge of the DeLorean Motor Company factory when the British Government chose not to continue funding the company, and the jobs in Dunmurry. Born: 1913 Died: 1991



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Colin Chapman




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Walter Strycker


Walter Strycker was DMC’s Chief Financial Officer Articles Belvedere businessman helped turn ‘Back to the Future’ car into a reality – August 28, 2019



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Chuck Bennington




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Hutch Barrett


Helped build the last gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



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Nick Sutton




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Brian Boyle


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



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John DeLorean


John Z. DeLorean, a General Motors division manager and executive vice president, is credited with developing the first “muscle car,” the Pontiac GTO, along with many other innovations. After leaving GM, he launched the stainless steel-bodied DeLorean automobile, made even more famous as the time machine in the “Back to the Future” movies. Born: January […]



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Cristina Ferrare




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Bill Haddad


Bill Haddad was a Director at DeLorean Motors.



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C.R. “Dick” Brown


C.R. “Dick” Brown was the Vice-President for Marketing and President of DeLorean Motor Cars of America. Previously, he set up the nationwide Mazda dealer network in the United States of America. His office was at 2065 Gillette Ave., Irvine, CA 92614. Obituary C.R. “Dick” Brown, a Loving husband, devoted father and grandfather, reputable automotive business […]



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K. Ferris


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



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Zach DeLorean




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Phil Gough


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



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Passed On


DeLorean employees who have passed away: Alan Hanna Anne Hope (freelance British auto journalist) Anne Stewart Anthony (Tony) McDade Anthony (Tony) Rudd (Lotus) Anthony Colin Bruce Chapman CBE (Lotus) Arthur ‘Art’ August (Grumman Aerospace) Arthur Miller (GKN Sankey) Barbara Hollinshead Brian Beharrell Campbell Kennedy Cecil Cullen Charles (Chuck) Belestre (Visioneering) Charles Dunn Charles Keith Bennington […]



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B. Atkinson


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.