• Mattel’s CEO Steps Down As Toy Maker Struggles
    Fortune - Jan 26
    Mattel said Monday Chief Executive Bryan Stockton has resigned after three years leading the toy maker, which has struggled to compete as its Barbie and Fisher-Price struggle with slowing sales in a competitive toy... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Disney CEO Readies Magic Carpet For Exit
    HuffPo - Jan 26
    You know them well. Perhaps too well. The Fab Five and their friends. From Kermit the Frog to Buzz Lightyear. From Iron Man to Darth Vader. Among the stable of American cultural touchstones, they stand emblematic as... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Stan Chart Said To Hire Firm To Find New CEO This Year
    BusinessWeek - Jan 26
    Standard Chartered Plc (STAN) hired executive search firm Egon Zehnder to find a successor to Chief Executive Officer Peter Sands, according to a person with knowledge of the process. Standard Chartered’s largest... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Apache CEO Steven Farris Retires
    WSJ - Jan 20
    Apache Corp. Chief Executive Steven Farris has retired, effective immediately, coming as the oil company’s plans to downsize in response to plunging fuel prices. He is succeeded by John J. Christmann IV, 48 years old,... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Harbinger Insurer Names Littlefield CEO As Launer...
    Bloomberg - Jan 16
    Chris Littlefield was promoted to chief executive officer of Fidelity & Guaranty Life (FGL) as the insurer’s majority owner, Harbinger Group Inc. (HRG), reshapes management after the departure of its former head, Philip... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Bacardi Confirms Mike Dolan As CEO
    WSJ - Jan 14
    Bacardi Ltd. has named Mike Dolan as its permanent chief executive after hiring him in an interim role last May. Mr. Dolan, who previously served as CEO of IMG Worldwide, was named permanent chief executive by Chairman... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • ModCloth’s Eric Kroger Exits Role As CEO; Urban...
    TechCrunch - Jan 12
    E-commerce fashion site ModCloth’s co-founder Eric Koger is exiting his role as CEO, the company announced this morning. On January 19th, Mr. Koger, who has served as CEO since the startup’s founding in 2002, will give... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Clinton Foundation CEO Steps Down
    Politico - Jan 9
    The Clinton Foundation announced Friday it is shaking up its leadership team, replacing its chief executive officer with a longtime aide to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton – at least temporarily. CEO Eric... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • HSBC Hong Kong CEO To Leave Bank After 18-Year Career
    Bloomberg - Jan 8
    HSBC Holdings Plc's Chief Executive Officer for Hong Kong Anita Fung will depart next month amid a management reorganization in China, according to an internal memo seen by Bloomberg News. Helen Wong has been promoted to... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Fired SeaWorld CEO Is Getting A Splashy Severance...
    Fortune - Jan 7
    Last month, SeaWorld announced that CEO Jim Atchison would be stepping down from his post. Turns out that move is worth $2.6 million. According to the company’s last proxy statement, filed in April, Atchison’s... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • CEO Of Bob Evans Farms Steps Down From Post
    ABC News - Dec 16
    The CEO of Bob Evans Farms Inc. is stepping down by mutual agreement after more than eight years in the post as the restaurant operator works on improving its performance. Steve Davis is also giving up his position as a... Read »
    1 month ago
  • SeaWorld CEO Dives Out
    Fortune - Dec 12
    Following a few years of bad results and worse press, SeaWorld is making a change at the top. Jim Atchison, who has been CEO for five years, will step down on Jan. 15, the company said Thursday. His job will be filled... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Gucci Seeks Revival As CEO And Creative Head Step Down
    Bloomberg - Dec 12
    Gucci’s top two executives will step down from the luxury label as owner Kering SA (KER) seeks to revive growth at its faltering flagship luxury brand. Gucci Chief Executive Officer Patrizio di Marco will be succeeded... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Walgreen’s CEO Announces Plans To Step Down
    USA Today - Dec 11
    Walgreens CEO Gregory Wasson announced Wednesday that he will step down from his position before the New Year, just as America's largest drug store chain prepares to complete a merger with the Switzerland-based Alliance... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Retail CEO Exits On The Rise In 2014: 10 Notable...
    Fortune - Dec 10
    It’s not your imagination. There has been more turnover in retail’s highest ranks in 2014, and the departure of Abercrombie & Fitch’s longtime CEO Mike Jeffries on Tuesday after years of sales declines at the teen... Read »
    1 month ago