• Former Allergan CEO Continues Battle With Pershing
    CNBC - Jul 31
    After his bitter, 8½-month battle with Valeant and activist hedge fund Pershing Square last year, former Allergan chief David Pyott is not going quietly. "I've visited many members of Congress, doing my best to ensure... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Cisco’s Pay Package For CEO Robbins Is A Sweet...
    Computer World - Jul 31
    Cisco will pay incoming CEO Chuck Robbins a higher salary than outgoing chief John Chambers made in fiscal 2014. Robbins will make $1.15 million in salary in fiscal 2016, which began this week, and he could earn another... Read »
    2 days ago
  • United Airlines CEO: Checked Bag Fees Are Here To Stay
    Business Insider - Jul 31
    Still hoping for the day airlines let all customers check bags and make reservation changes for free? Forget it, said United Continental Holdings Inc's Chief Executive Jeff Smisek at a industry lunch on Thursday,... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Mozilla CEO Sends Angry Open Letter To Microsoft Over...
    Tech Crunch - Jul 31
    With Edge in Windows 10, Microsoft has finally delivered a capable browser to replace the aging Internet Explorer. Microsoft likes Windows 10 so much, it makes Edge the default browser in Windows 10, even when you’re... Read »
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  • CEO Pride Goeth Before A Fall, Study Finds
    Forbes - Jul 31
    If former Lehman Brothers CEO Dick Fuld had taken a test that business school professors use to measure executive confidence, called Core Self-Evaluation, or CSE, he would likely have gotten a very high score, says Ciaran... Read »
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  • MoneyGram Beats Profit Expectations, Taps New CEO
    MarketWatch - Jul 31
    MoneyGram International Inc. said Friday that finance chief W. Alexander Holmes will assume its top executive role starting Jan. 1, while current Chief Executive Pamela H. Patsley will move into the executive chairman... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Microsoft’s CEO Celebrated The Worldwide Launch...
    Quartz - Jul 30
    Of all the 190 countries where Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system launched yesterday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella chose to spend the day in Kenya. His visit came just days after the conclusion of the US-sponsored... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Boeing Chairman: We’re Considering Moving Parts...
    MyNorthwest - Jul 30
    Outgoing Boeing CEO Jim McNerney delivered a bombshell, adding to the controversy over the Export-Import Bank. At a Wednesday meeting for the Economic Club of Washington in the nation's capitol, McNeary said that Boeing... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Restaurant CEO: $15 Minimum Wage Hurts Teen Jobs
    CNN Money - Jul 30
    Fast food workers are clamoring for a higher minimum wage. But the CEO of one big restaurant chain worries that boosting the minimum wage to $15 an hour could hurt teens looking for their first job. Sally Smith, the CEO... Read »
    2 days ago
  • The CEO Of A Company That Recently Sold For $210...
    Business Insider - Jul 30
    Every job comes with the good, the bad, and the ugly — even if you work in the beauty industry. Marla Malcolm Beck has been CEO of luxury beauty retailer Bluemercury, which was acquired by Macy's for a reported $210... Read »
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  • IronSource CEO Paves The Road To Success
    Forbes - Jul 30
    Recently, I sat down with Tomer Bar-Zeev, CEO of IronSource, to discuss how IronSource was designed to keep developers focused on the task at hand, and satisfying customers while monetizing the product. He describes how... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Cigna CEO Says Has Begun Talks With Regulators About...
    Business Insider - Jul 30
    Cigna Corp CEO David Cordani said on Thursday that the company has begun conversations with regulators, including state regulators and antitrust regulators, about its $47 billion agreement to be purchased by Anthem Inc. . Read »
    2 days ago
  • Twitter Shares Plunge As CEO Says Turnaround Will...
    USA Today - Jul 29
    Twitter shares plunged 10% at the open Wednesday after interim CEO Jack Dorsey said during the company's earnings call on Tuesday that user growth was sluggish and that a turnaround will take time. Twitter's (TWTR)... Read »
    3 days ago
  • P&G Names David Taylor As CEO
    WSJ - Jul 29
    For the second time in six years, Procter & Gamble Co. directors are replacing Chief Executive A.G. Lafley with an insider whom he groomed. This time, they need to make sure the change sticks. P&G on Tuesday said... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Four Strategic Imperatives For New Cisco CEO Chuck...
    Forbes - Jul 29
    On Sunday, Cisco sales wunderkind Chuck Robbins stepped in as new CEO of the renowned internet giant. Robbins takes the reins from John Chambers who – at 20 years – will go down in business annals as one of the... Read »
    3 days ago