CEO Interviews

10 Questions For Nico Sell Co-founder And CEO Of Wickr

Fortune - April 10, 2014
Nico Sell of Wickr

Nico Sell takes security more seriously than most. She is the co-founder and CEO of a mobile application called Wickr, which claims to be a "self-destructing, secure, private, anonymous" means of messaging text, images, and... Read »

Accellion CEO: I Look For Passion When I Hire

NYT - April 4, 2014
Yorgen Edholm of Accellion

This interview with Yorgen Edholm, chief executive of Accellion, a developer of software for mobile file sharing. Read »

Mozilla CEO: I Keep My Personal Beliefs Out Of Business

Venture Beat - April 3, 2014
Brendan Eich of Mozilla

Until a week or so ago, Brendan Eich was a clean-shaven neckbeard hero. He created JavaScript. He’s a champion of the open web and a cofounder of Firefox maker Mozilla. He believes that with the right people and the right... Read »

Findery Founder Wants To Build Living Atlas From Your Stories

Inc - April 3, 2014
Caterina Fake of Findery

The Flickr co-founder and serial entrepreneur explains the big ambition behind her latest project, Findery, and what she's learned since launching. Read »

Flipboard CEO: Expect More Video, User Magazines

USA Today - April 3, 2014
Evan Doll of Flipboard

Long a fan of magazines, the CEO of Flipboard and his co-founder, Evan Doll, started designing the app for the iPad even before the popular device was released in 2010. It was a prescient bet that the rumored tablet's larger... Read »

Dan Rosensweig President And CEO Of Chegg On Being Authentic

Fortune - April 1, 2014
Dan Rosensweig of Chegg

Dan Rosensweig believes in the American Dream. After earning a bachelor's degree in political science from Hobart and William Smith Colleges, he worked his way up from a job selling computer magazines to becoming a major... Read »

Clorox CEO: ‘Assume The Best Intent’ Of Employees

NYT - March 24, 2014
Don Knauss of Clorox

Don Knauss talks about putting your followers first. Read »

KBS+ CEO: Foster An Invention Culture

Forbes - March 14, 2014
Lori Senecal of KBS+

As CMOs talk about creating more innovative cultures, or structures that foster new ideas and creativity, agency KBS+ has been experimenting for the last few years with its own version of that, a step beyond innovation, it... Read »

Clarizen CEO: ‘Listening Is Key’

The New York Times - March 13, 2014
Avinoam Nowogrodski of Clarizen

This interview with Avinoam Nowogrodski, the chief executive of Clarizen, a work management software company, was conducted and condensed by Adam Bryant. Read »

10 Questions For Sailthru CEO

Fortune - March 6, 2014
Neil Capel of Sailthru

Neil Capel spent a lot of time working in his father's greengrocer shop. His father knew all of the shop's regular customers and always strived to give them a pleasant experience. Working with his dad showed Capel the power... Read »

Q&A With Eileen Mockus Coyuchi CEO

Huff Post - February 28, 2014
Eileen Mockus of Coyuchi

Eileen Mockus is the CEO of Coyuchi, a company that sells organic home textiles. Eileen served as the Director of Global Sourcing for Pottery Barn Kids and PB Teen during the start-up and expansion of both brands. Prior to... Read »

Get To Know General Assembly CEO And Co-founder

Fortune - February 27, 2014
Jake Schwartz of General Assembly

Jake Schwartz grew up in Oregon, and had an early love of music. Switching from violin to fiddle to guitar, he found that music developed his thinking and communication styles, a tool which came in handy later as CEO of... Read »

Kabam CEO On The Future Of Video Games

WSJ - February 18, 2014
Kevin Chou of Kabam

In the world of free-to-play games for smartphones and tablets, San Francisco-based Kabam is one of the fastest-growing players. Last year, Kabam started offering some of its games in Asia, and also started helping Asian... Read »

Car Talk (And More!) With GM’s Mary Barra

Fortune - February 7, 2014
Mary Barra of GM

Mary Barra is not the type of boss who ever thought she'd be featured in Fortune, let alone sit atop the magazine's inaugural Most Powerful Women in global business ranking. Read »

Q&A With Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman

Fortune - February 6, 2014
Stephen Schwarzman of Blackstone

The billionaire investor talks about China, the role of culture in foreign affairs, and his Schwarzman Scholars program. Read »