• New Ericsson CEO To ‘Forcefully Refute’...
    CNBC - Oct 27
    Ericsson announced Swedish businessman and current board member, Börje Ekholm, as its new chief executive on Wednesday in an effort to turn the tide on a company in turmoil. Ekholm, who will assume responsibility on... Read »
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  • Fiat Chrysler CEO Aims For Profit Margins Of Ford, GM
    USA Today - Oct 27
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne says he expects the automaker will finally begin to hit "best in class" profit margins that put it at the same level as crosstown rivals Ford and General Motors by 2018, but... Read »
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  • Palantir CEO Says Data-Mining Company Is Positioned...
    WSJ - Oct 27
    Palantir Technologies Inc. Chief ExecutiveAlexander Karp said he has softened his stance on a potential initial public offering after previously ruling it out. “We are now positioned so we could go public,” said Mr.... Read »
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  • Salesforce CEO Speaks Of Failed Efforts To Buy...
    Reuters - Oct 27
    Salesforce.com Inc (CRM.N) Chief Executive Officer Marc Benioff spoke on Wednesday about a pair of key acquisitions that got away, suggesting his vision for LinkedIn Corp (LNKD.N) was different from Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O)... Read »
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  • Pinterest CEO Says No IPO Anytime Soon
    Market Watch - Oct 27
    Pinterest Inc. Chief Executive Ben Silbermann on Wednesday ruled out an initial public offering anytime soon while the social-media site focuses on building out its core advertising business. Silbermann affirmed reports... Read »
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  • Aetna’s CEO Laid Out Just How Obamacare Could...
    Business Insider - Oct 27
    Mark Bertolini, the CEO of health insurer Aetna, laid out just how Obamacare could fall apart during an interview with Bloomberg's David Gura on Tuesday. Bertolini said that the 25% average increase in premiums for... Read »
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  • AT&T CEO Says Time Warner Deal Not About Raising...
    WSJ - Oct 26
    AT&T Inc. will charge just $35 a month for its internet-delivered television service DirecTV Now when it launches next month, Chief Executive Randall Stephenson said, pointing to it as an example of how prices won’t... Read »
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  • New Wells Fargo CEO To Employees: ‘We’re...
    CNBC - Oct 26
    Newly appointed Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan has told employees that he is "sorry for the pain" that the bank's employees have felt as a result of the company's sales practices scandal. Sloan's company-wide speech given... Read »
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  • Netflix’s CEO Says Entertainment Pills Could...
    TIME - Oct 26
    You’ve no doubt heard of “Netflix and chill,” but Netflix imagines a future that’s a little more like “Netflix and…pill”? According to Tech Radar, Netflix’s CEO Reed Hastings (while speaking at the WSJD... Read »
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  • Morgan Stanley CEO Gorman Takes Aim At Quarterly...
    Reuters - Oct 26
    Morgan Stanley (MS.N) Chief Executive Officer James Gorman questioned the need for U.S. companies to report earnings every quarter, calling the practice "asinine." "Why wouldn't that power and information in an... Read »
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  • Yum CEO Talks Fast Food In The Age Of Amazon
    WSJ - Oct 26
    Yum Brands Inc. is at a pivotal moment as it faces what Chief Executive Greg Creed calls a “once in a lifetime opportunity” to rethink the company’s business model. The owner of fast-food chains Taco Bell, KFC and... Read »
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  • Portland Could Be The First City To Tackle CEO Pay
    Huff Po - Oct 26
    Portland, Oregon, may soon be the first American city to take a legal stand against outsized CEO pay. In an explicit bid to reduce extreme income inequality, the city government is considering penalizing companies that pay... Read »
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  • Visa Boosting CEO Compensation Target After...
    Bloomberg - Oct 25
    Visa Inc.’s incoming Chief Executive Officer Alfred F. Kelly will enter the job with a $15.4 million target compensation. That’s a premium to his predecessor and about on par with Mastercard Inc.’s CEO Ajay... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Air France CEO To Step Aside Ahead Of Labor Talks
    WSJ - Oct 25
    Air France Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Frederic Gagey plans to resign ahead of a new round of labor talks to become chief financial officer of the airline’s parent company, an official at the French carrier... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Starwood CEO: ‘I’m Bullish’ On Real...
    CNBC - Oct 25
    With home prices on the rise, international companies breaking into the U.S. travel space and the election almost over, Starwood Capital Group Chairman and CEO Barry Sternlicht said Monday that he is bullish about the future... Read »
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