• Curry 3 Shoe Sales Don’t Hit The Mark For Under...
    ESPN - Apr 27
    Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank admitted Thursday that sales for Stephen Curry's current signature basketball shoe were disappointing. "Our success in basketball hasn't been without its learning," Plank said on the company's... Read »
    17 hours ago
  • How A CEO Made Millions From A Sinking Ship
    Wall Street Journal - Apr 27
    When stocks rose after last year’s presidential election, DryShips Inc. left the market far behind. The little-known Greek dry bulk carrier’s epic one-week rally pushed its shares up by 1,500% for no apparent reason. Read »
    17 hours ago
  • United Airlines CEO Answers Lawmakers On Passenger...
    Reuters - Apr 27
    United Airlines Chief Executive Oscar Munoz said less than one passenger was involuntarily denied boarding per 23,000 on an average last year, responding to questions from lawmakers regarding the rough removal of a passenger... Read »
    17 hours ago
  • HSN CEO To Step Down To Take Top Job At Weight...
    New York Times - Apr 27
    The CEO of a heavyweight of home shopping on TV is leaving that job to take the top spot at Weight Watchers International Inc. The companies said separately Wednesday that Mindy Grossman is leaving HSN Inc. on May 24 and... Read »
    17 hours ago
  • The CEO Of About.com Has A Crazy Plan To Save The...
    Business Insider - Apr 26
    About.com launched in 1997. It used to be one of the world's most visited websites. Today, internet entrepreneur and investor Neil Vogel has been tasked with saving the IAC-owned dot-com brand from extinction. "I got a... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Under Armour Braces For First Loss As Scrutiny Of CEO...
    Bloomberg - Apr 26
    Under Armour Inc. is poised to report its first quarterly loss since going public in 2005, a setback for a high-flying growth company that’s already had a tumultuous start to the year. The sports-apparel maker in... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Nasdaq CEO Sees More Upside After The 6,000 Milestone
    CNBC - Apr 26
    The Nasdaq composite's run to 6,000 is thanks in part to President Donald Trump and less uncertainty abroad, Nasdaq President and CEO Adena Friedman told CNBC on Wednesday. Friedman said the European landscape seems to... Read »
    1 day ago
  • After Firing His Entire Company, A CEO Used A...
    CNBC - Apr 26
    In 1994, Brian Scudamore fired his entire 11-person company. "I realized that I didn't have the right people," the CEO of 1-800-GOT-JUNK tells CNBC. "I had to clean house and start again." Since, his junk removal service... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Future Uncertain For CEO Dreamland Tournaments
    ESPN - Apr 26
    Community Effort Orlando is unlikely to host another Dreamland event following a near $20,000 loss on the event's first run on earlier this month in Orlando, Florida, tournament organizer Alex Jebailey wrote in a public... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Coca-Cola Renews Push To Slim Operations Under...
    Bloomberg - Apr 25
    Coca-Cola Co. will step up its bid to transform the company into a far leaner operation under incoming Chief Executive Officer James Quincey after quarterly earnings missed estimates. The soda giant vowed to cut costs by... Read »
    2 days ago
  • ‘Dumb And Dumber’ Are Key Drivers Of...
    CNBC - Apr 25
    T-Mobile President and CEO John Legere says he has always felt like his mobile communications company was leaps and bounds ahead of its competitors. "I've always told you that both dumb and dumber have been big... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Patrick Steel Named New POLITICO CEO
    Politico - Apr 25
    Patrick Steel, an investment banker for the past 16 years at the firm of FBR Capital Markets & Co., has been named POLITICO's next CEO. Owner Robert Allbritton, who has been filling the role since the departure of Jim... Read »
    2 days ago
  • New Baylor CEO Says Texas’ High Rate Of...
    Dallas News - Apr 25
    Jim Hinton took the helm as the new chief executive officer of Baylor Scott & White Health in January, succeeding Joel Allison, who led the organization for 23 years. Hinton came to Dallas from Albuquerque, N.M.,... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Wal-Mart E-commerce Investment Arm Names New Retail...
    Reuters - Apr 24
    Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's no.1 retailer, said its recently launched startup investment arm, Store No 8, has hired Jenny Fleiss as the chief executive of its first portfolio company. Fleiss will run code eight, a... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Microsoft CEO Says These 2 Qualities Help A Company...
    CNBC - Apr 24
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella knows a thing or two about success in business. The technology executive reportedly earned over $16 million in pay last year and has been leading one of the world's most widely recognized... Read »
    3 days ago