• The Wrath Of Warren Buffett
    Fortune - Sep 17
    Not long after Berkshire Hathaway acquired Benjamin Moore in 2000, Warren Buffett appeared in a video that was sent to the company’s thousands of independent dealers, who sell the vast majority of Moore paints. Buffett... Read »
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  • The Times Of India Picks Former Walmart Exec As New...
    Quartz - Sep 17
    Former Walmart executive Raj Jain has been picked to lead Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL), the powerful media company that publishes the Times of India and the Economic Times, among others. He will join the company in... Read »
    4 days ago
  • The CEO Of Visa And The CFO Of Kraft Are Joining...
    Business Insider - Sep 17
    Microsoft announced on Tuesday that it is replacing two board members and increasing its quarterly dividend by 11%. The new board members are Teri List-Stoll, executive VP and CFO of Kraft Foods Group, and Charles W.... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Sears Is Borrowing $400M From CEO Lampert’s Hedge...
    Fortune - Sep 16
    Sears Chairman and Chief Executive Eddie Lampert has agreed to give the struggling retailer a $400 million short-term loan, with proceeds expected to be used for general corporate purposes. The retailer entered into the... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Twitch CEO On Amazon Deal And Microsoft’s Play For...
    Forbes - Sep 16
    For a man who’s selling his company to Amazon.com, Emmett Shear looked calm and relatively unchanged. Slouched back in a circular lounge chair at his company’s San Francisco offices last week, the Twitch CEO was relaxed,... Read »
    5 days ago
  • This 12-Year-Old CEO Runs A $150,000 Business
    Inc - Sep 16
    In the past three years, while his classmates were doing homework and playing sports, Moziah Bridges built himself a $150,000 business. That's right--he started his business when he was 9 years old. Not yet a teenager,... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Why This Enterprise Software CEO Recruits From...
    Fortune - Sep 16
    Infor, the enterprise apps developer fronted by Oracle alumnus and former analyst Charles Phillips, has so far made cloud converts out of more than 73,000 customers in 200-plus countries—including the likes of Boeing,... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Levy Hangs On As Publicis CEO For 3 More Years
    Bloomberg - Sep 16
    Publicis Groupe SA Chief Executive Officer Maurice Levy again delayed his long-mooted departure from the French advertising company, saying he will stay at least three more years after the management team was... Read »
    5 days ago
  • CEO Of Guess Watches Welcomes Apple To The Fray
    TechCrunch - Sep 16
    In what amounts to a “welcome” turned sputtering softball aimed at Apple’s broad side, the CEO of Guess Watches Cindy Livingston wrote an open letter to Apple while, at the same time, proclaiming her own interest in... Read »
    5 days ago
  • The $3.2 Billion Man: Can Google’s Newest Star...
    Fast Company - Sep 15
    Google is betting big on Nest CEO Tony Fadell, who helped invent the iPod and iPhone. Read »
    6 days ago
  • Time Warner CEO Says HBO Is ‘Seriously...
    Fortune - Sep 15
    To the delight of parents subsidizing their millennial children’s TV habits everywhere, the CEO of HBO’s parent company has hinted that a stand-alone plan for HBO GO, its streaming site for subscribers, might be on its... Read »
    6 days ago
  • The NBA’s Silver And The NFL’s Goodell: A Study...
    Washington Post - Sep 15
    The world of professional sports right now is a study in leadership contrasts. Read »
    6 days ago
  • Coroner: Bitcoin Exchange CEO Committed Suicide
    ABC News - Sep 15
    A Singapore Coroner's Court has found that the American CEO of a virtual currency exchange committed suicide earlier this year in Singapore because of work and personal issues. Read »
    6 days ago
  • Apple CEO Talks Steve Jobs, TV And The Competition
    CBS News - Sep 15
    Tim Cook will never be Steve Jobs. The Apple CEO would be the first to tell you that, as he made clear to Charlie Rose in an in-depth interview taped on Friday. Read »
    6 days ago
  • Big Investors Pressure Adidas CEO
    WSJ - Sep 15
    Adidas investors are putting pressure on the German sporting-goods giant to accelerate a turnaround, and even discussed with executives the possible removal of the company's longtime chief executive, according to people... Read »
    6 days ago