• Warren Buffett Singlehandedly Undermined Democrats’...
    Business Insider - Aug 27
    By providing $3 billion in financing to aid Burger King's acquisition of the coffee and donut chain Tim Hortons, Warren Buffett has complicated the Democratic argument against the practice known as tax inversion. Read »
    1 month ago
  • Warren Buffett, Burger King And The Big Money Behind...
    Forbes - Aug 26
    Warren Buffet’s decision to finance Burger King’s inversion transaction, first reported by The Wall Street Journal, is just the latest example of a prominent billionaire investor backing such a deal. Read »
    1 month ago
  • Burger King’s 33-Year-Old CEO Has Been Cutting...
    Business Insider - Aug 25
    Burger King is in talks to buy Canadian coffee and donut chain Tim Hortons, and shares are going crazy. Read »
    2 months ago
  • The 33-Year-Old CEO Who Is Running Burger King
    Businessweek - Jul 25
    Last summer a trim guy with wavy brown hair, high cheekbones, and a broad smile could be found making Whoppers, working the drive-through window, and scrubbing bathrooms at a Burger King in Miami. His name was Daniel... Read »
    3 months ago
  • When And Why CEOs Get A Second Chance
    Fortune - Apr 15
    Companies can talk about CEO succession planning all they want, but in times of turmoil, it's all about seeking refuge in familiar people. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Burger King CEO Heads To Heinz
    WSJ - Apr 12
    Bernardo Hees, the 43-year-old Burger King CEO, will leave to take the helm of Heinz once the acquisition of the ketchup maker by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital is complete. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Burger King CEO To Take Over Heinz
    LA Times - Apr 11
    Burger King CEO Bernardo Hees will take the top job at Heinz following its acquisition by investment firm 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Read »
    1 year ago
  • The Biggest PR Disasters Of 2012
    Business Insider - Dec 3
    From corporate social fails to "pink slime" scandals to Apple launching a widely hated mapping feature, 2012 was filled with epic PR disasters. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Burger King Is Back In The Public Markets
    New York Times - Jun 20
    The fast-food chain — now officially known as Burger King Worldwide — has claimed the ticker symbol “BKW” on the New York Stock Exchange. Read »
    2 years ago
  • How Burger King Became A Total Train Wreck
    Business Insider - Apr 16
    Coupled with the recession and the growing success of McDonald's and Wendy's, Burger King couldn't be in more trouble. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Burger King CEO Taking It Public – Again
    LA Times - Apr 4
    The King wants his crown back: Fast-food chain Burger King is continuing its power grab by planning to go public – again. Read »
    2 years ago
  • Wendy Overthrows The Burger King
    Wall Street Journal - Dec 21
    Burger King, the perennial No. 2 in the burger wars, is about to be beaten out by a pigtailed girl. Wendy's Co. is poised to pass Burger King Holdings Inc. in U.S. sales, trailing only industry behemoth McDonald's Corp.,... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Burger King CEO: British Women Are Ugly
    Daily News - Mar 14
    CEO of Burger King slammed after calling British women ugly, saying U.K. food is 'terrible' Read »
    3 years ago