• Aramark CEO Tops U.S. Executives With $800,000 Plane...
    Bloomberg - Apr 23
    Aramark, the biggest provider of food and beer at U.S. arenas, spent almost $800,000 last year flying around Chief Executive Officer Eric Foss, the largest amount for that benefit among the country’s 100 top-paid... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Raises For CEOs In Washington Are Among The Highest...
    Washington Post - Apr 16
    CEOs in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area have been getting some big raises. New data from ISS Corporate Solutions, a subsidiary of proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services that provides research to... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Maximum Wage: How Much CEOs Earn An Hour
    USA Today - Apr 7
    Getting paid $10-an-hour is a welcome lift for Walmart (WMT) and McDonald’s (MCD) workers. But compare that with what the average restaurant and retail CEOs earn. The 13 CEOs of a group of well-known retailers and... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • “Unquestionable Greed”: The Startup CEO Who Stole...
    Ars Technica - Apr 2
    He'll serve prison time, but ex-Motionloft CEO Jon Mills got Mark Cuban to invest. Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • This Ex-CEO Quit His Million-Dollar Lifestyle To...
    NY Post - Apr 2
    In March, Google chief financial officer Patrick Pichette made headlines when he announced he was retiring to spend more time with his family. The news came as a surprise to most, but not to former tech CEO Bill Bumbernick,... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • When CEOs Get A Pay Raise: Is There Any Rhyme Or...
    Fortune - Mar 25
    If you want to understand what’s really happening to CEO pay, you need to dig deeper than the headline figures. But even that doesn’t always explain the vagaries of executive compensation. Read »
    1 month ago
  • How To Fix The CEO Pay Problem
    HuffPo - Mar 12
    We’re doing CEO pay wrong. Incentive pay -- compensation based on verifiable performance measures like stock price -- is on the rise. It’s supposed to help align executives’ interests with those of shareholders.... Read »
    1 month ago
  • SEC Has Yet to Set Rule On Tricky Ratio of CEO’s...
    NYT - Jan 27
    Last week, we learned that Timothy D. Cook, Apple’s chief executive, was paid $9.2 million for 2014. Jamie Dimon of JPMorgan Chase made $20 million. The Starbucks chief Howard Schultz took home $21.5 million. And Viacom... Read »
    2 months ago
  • CEO Pension Benefits: Bigger Than The Pay Advantage?
    Business Week - Jan 9
    For many new retirees, the biggest worry isn’t about how they’ll keep themselves busy after years of the 9-to-5 grind. It’s whether they’ll have enough money to get by during their golden years. Not so for Gregg... Read »
    3 months ago
  • How Boards Can Rein In CEO Pay
    HBR - Dec 2
    The wolves are out and circling on the question of CEO pay, since more and more executives are walking away with their pockets lined while their organizations flounder. Take, for example, Tom Albanese, who stepped down as... Read »
    4 months ago
  • These 7 Companies Spent More On CEO Pay Than Federal...
    Fortune - Nov 20
    Seven of the country’s 30 largest corporations doled out more to their chief executives last year than to Uncle Sam. These seven firms reported more than $74 billion in profits last year and received a combined total of... Read »
    5 months ago
  • More Transparency, More Pay For CEOs
    NYT - Nov 11
    “It’s very seldom that publishing compensation accomplishes much for the shareholders. No C.E.O. looks at a proxy statement and comes away saying, ‘I should be paid less.’ ” Warren Buffett made that contrarian... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Why Do American CEOs Make Twice As Much As German...
    Fortune - Nov 4
    Seeing chief executives like Microsoft’s Satya Nadella make $84 million a year has become so commonplace in the U.S that it’s easy to glaze over and ignore it altogether. That’s especially the case for those approving... Read »
    5 months ago
  • China’s Assault On Corruption Enters Executive Suite
    WSJ - Oct 27
    The next big step in China’s anticorruption drive will hit executive suites hard. Read »
    6 months ago
  • Meet The Wealthiest Person In Every US State
    Business Insider - Oct 16
    Bill Gates, Christy Walton, Harold Hamm, and Warren Buffett all made this year's list. Read »
    6 months ago