• Abramson’s Exit At The Times Puts Tensions On...
    NYT - May 19
    Jill loved juicy stories, the ones full of subtext, intrigue and very high stakes. Now she is right in the middle of one. On Friday, she was on the cover of The New York Post as the deposed editor of The Times, shown in a... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Pressure Mounts For Credit Suisse CEO To Quit For...
    Huff Post - May 19
    Credit Suisse Chief Executive Brady Dougan came under further pressure to resign on Sunday, with a key figure in Switzerland's largest party becoming the latest politician to call for a change in the bank's leadership over... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Does The NYT Know How To Fire Someone?
    HBR - May 19
    As media observers explore every angle of Jill Abramson’s unceremonious sacking from the New York Times, one key Management 101 question is whether she was given a fair chance to address the management issues that,... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Jill Abramson’s Ouster: Why Aren’t Standards This...
    HBR - May 16
    It always starts out on a high note (the first woman to be put in charge of an American institution!), but then quickly deteriorates. Throughout her brief tenure, her management style comes under public fire. She’s too... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Mexico’s Cemex Taps Insiders For CEO, Chairman Roles
    Reuters - May 16
    Mexico's Cemex , one of the world's leading cement makers, on Thursday promoted Chief Financial Officer Fernando Gonzalez to chief executive, signaling continuity after the sudden death of Lorenzo Zambrano earlier this week.... Read »
    2 months ago
  • America’s New Hypothetical Cable Company Gets A...
    Businessweek - May 15
    Last month, Comcast and Charter Communications agreed to a swap and sale of millions of cable subscribers, alongside with the formation a new cable company that would have about 2.5 million customers cleaved from Comcast’s... Read »
    2 months ago
  • New York Times Ousts Jill Abramson As Executive Editor
    NYT - May 15
    The New York Times dismissed Jill Abramson as executive editor on Wednesday, replacing her with Dean Baquet, the managing editor, in an abrupt change of leadership. Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr., the publisher of the paper and... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Krispy Kreme Names Papa John’s Executive As CEO
    Fox Business - May 14
    Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. said its board appointed Papa John's International Inc. Chief Operating Officer Anthony N. "Tony" Thompson as its new president and chief executive starting next month. Read »
    2 months ago
  • Dick Parsons Named CEO Of LA Clippers
    Business Insider - May 9
    NBA.com's David Aldridge reports Richard Parsons, the former chairman of Citigroup and former CEO of Time Warner, has been tapped as the new CEO of the L.A. Clippers. Read »
    2 months ago
  • NPR Taps Jarl Mohn To Be New CEO
    NPR - May 9
    Media industry veteran Jarl Mohn will be NPR's new CEO, the organization's board of directors has announced. Mohn, 62, currently sits on the board of directors at several media organizations, including Scripps Networks... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Target’s Data Theft Leaves CEOs Everywhere On The...
    The Boston Globe - May 8
    Chief executives beware: Data breaches can now cost you your job. On Monday, Target Corp. ousted CEO Gregg Steinhafel following a hacker attack that compromised the personal data of millions of shoppers during the holiday... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Why Target’s Next CEO Could Be An Outsider
    Washington Post - May 6
    Five months after Target was hit by a massive data breach, the company's CEO has gotten caught in the bullseye. Gregg Steinhafel, who was chairman, president and CEO of the discount retail chain, resigned from the company... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel Resigns In Data Breach...
    Forbes - May 5
    Target's TGT -3.06% CEO is the latest casualty of the widespread data breach that saw hackers steal personal data and credit card information from millions of customers. On Monday, the Minneapolis-based retail chain... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Wikipedia Gets A New Boss: ‘This Is Big In Every...
    Mashable - May 5
    Wikimedia, the organization that runs Wikipedia, has named Lila Tretikov as its new executive director. The former chief product officer for software company SugarCRM will take over for current director Sue Gardner on June... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Barclays Asia CEO To Retire
    WSJ - May 2
    Barclays PLC's top executive in Asia plans to retire from the bank, paving the way for a shake-up of its management team in the region. His is the latest departure of a senior executive from the British lender. Robert... Read »
    2 months ago