• Priceline.com Names New CEO
    Bloomberg - Feb 27
    Priceline Group Inc. named Paul J. Hennessy chief executive officer of Priceline.com, the company’s namesake online travel-booking service. Current Priceline.com CEO Chris Soder will take over as its chairman, the company... Read »
    20 hours ago
  • What To Expect From Bill Winters, The New StanChart...
    Forbes - Feb 26
    This column has looked frequently at the struggles facing Standard Chartered – see here and here – and its problems have led to the departure of CEO Peter Sands, who will leave in June (followed, a year later, by... Read »
    1 day ago
  • All3Media Promotes Jane Turton To CEO
    Variety - Feb 26
    All3Media has promoted Jane Turton to the CEO post, putting the last piece in place following the U.K. production company‘s acquisition by Discovery Communications and Liberty Global. All3Media encompasses 20 separate... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Dish Chairman Ergen To Add CEO Title
    WSJ - Feb 23
    Dish Network Corp. said Chief Executive Joe Clayton will retire at the end of March and will be succeeded by Chairman Charlie Ergen, who will take the helm as the satellite-TV company is pushing to diversify into new lines... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Caesars’ Names Hertz’ Embattled Ex-CEO To Replace...
    Skift - Feb 6
    Caesars Entertainment Corp. chief executive Gary Loveman announced Wednesday he will hand the reigns of the casino-hotel empire to former Hertz rental car CEO Mark Frissora, effective July 1. Loveman will remain chairman... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Lands’ End CEO To Resign; Successor From Dolce...
    WSJ - Feb 4
    Lands’ End Inc. said Chief Executive Edgar Huber is resigning and will be replaced by Federica Marchionni, who was president of Dolce & Gabbana USA Inc. Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Lands’ End CEO To Resign; Successor From Dolce...
    WSJ - Feb 2
    Lands’ End Inc. said Chief Executive Edgar Huber is resigning and will be replaced by Federica Marchionni, who was president of Dolce & Gabbana USA Inc. Mr. Huber led the retailer through its separation from Sears... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Mattel Vows Makeover After Slumping Sales, CEO Ouster
    Forbes - Jan 30
    Mattel reported disappointing fourth quarter earnings on Friday, days after ousting its CEO and warning of a sharp decline in sales over the all-important holiday season. Read »
    4 weeks ago
  • Fire In Haste, Repent At Leisure: Sanofi Wonders Why...
    Fortune - Jan 30
    France’s largest company can’t find a French-speaking pharma expert who wants to work for its mercurial board. Read »
    4 weeks ago
  • 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 »
    1 month 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 »
    1 month 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 »
    1 month 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 month 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 month 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 »
    1 month ago