• Atlanta Hawks CEO To Pay For Wedding Of Couple That...
    Business Intelligence - Jul 12
    A couple that met that first met at a promotional event held by the Atlanta Hawks in partnership with Tinder is now getting married, and Hawks CEO Steve Koonin is keeping a promise to pay for the wedding. Ben McCleskey... Read »
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  • FanDuel CEO ‘Evaluating Options’ On DraftKings...
    New York Post - Jul 12
    FanDuel’s CEO said he is considering whether to scrap a proposed merger with rival DraftKings after federal regulators moved to challenge the deal in court, according to a report. Fanduel CEO Nigel Eccles told Recode... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Optimizely Hires Jay Larson As Its New CEO
    TechCrunch - Jul 12
    Co-founder Dan Siroker is stepping down as the CEO of Optimizely. He’s handing the role over to Jay Larson, who was previously CEO at Birst, as well as an executive at Mercury Interactive and Success... Read »
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  • BP CEO Says He’s Not Expecting Big Rise In Oil...
    CNBC - Jul 12
    Despite recent volatility in the price of oil, the CEO of BP believes the market is currently balanced and production is meeting demand on a daily basis. "I think everyone uses the word balanced and they forget that it... Read »
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  • Former Anheuser-Busch CEO Arrested For Allegedly...
    CNN - Jul 12
    The scion of the Busch beer dynasty spent Monday night in police custody. Former Anheuser-Busch CEO August Busch IV was arrested in Swansea, Illinois, for allegedly trying to fly a helicopter while intoxicated, according to... Read »
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  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s Top 5 Personality...
    CNBC - Jul 11
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's top character trait is emotionality, according to job search firm Paysa. Emotionality might not be the first trait to come to mind when thinking about what makes a CEO so successful.... Read »
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  • The C.E.O. Of Girls Who Code Wants You to Know That...
    The New Yorker - Jul 11
    There’s an unofficial rule in the tech world: every C.E.O. must have a formative anecdote of failure. Reshma Saujani has an imposing résumé—she has delivered speeches at the White House and on Richard Branson’s... Read »
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  • Citrix Just Replaced Its CEO—Again
    Fortune - Jul 11
    Citrix is getting a new CEO—again. The business software company said Monday that David J. Henshall, previously Citrix’s chief financial officer and chief operating officer, has become CEO. It was just a little over... Read »
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  • Oncor CEO Says Berkshire Hathaway Has The Edge Over...
    CNBC - Jul 11
    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Paul Singer's Elliott Management both have eyes for Oncor, the largest electric utility in Texas, and CEO Bob Shapard has a sound process for deciding who will win in the... Read »
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  • Employee Takes Sick Leave For Mental Health, CEO’s...
    USA TODAY - Jul 11
    When an employee shared an email from her CEO on Twitter, she sparked an important conversation about mental health. Madalyn Parker, a web developer who suffers from chronic depression and anxiety, sent an email to her... Read »
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  • Hootsuite CEO Explains Why He Ditched Laptop For Phone
    Business Insider - Jul 10
    I took a two-week work trip to Europe last month, and I didn’t bring a laptop. And that’s the rule, not the exception for me. For the past year, I’ve been steadily weaning myself off of my MacBook and relying more... Read »
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  • What Happened When The CEO Of Dropbox Was Late To An...
    Inc. - Jul 10
    Dropbox CEO Drew Houston recently shared an interesting story that yielded a major lesson. Houston says that a couple of years into running the company, he was getting annoyed that everyone was showing up to work at... Read »
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  • YouTube’s Susan Wojcicki Could Be Uber’s Next CEO
    New York Post - Jul 10
    Our West Coast tipsters say YouTube boss Susan Wojcicki is gaining traction as Uber’s search firm Heidrick and Struggles continues its interviews. “They’ve been having conversations,” says a source who believes she... Read »
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  • Aramco CEO Sees Oil Supply Shortage As Investments,...
    Reuters - Jul 10
    The world might be heading for an oil supply shortage following a steep drop in investments and a lack of fresh conventional discoveries, Saudi Aramco's chief executive said on Monday. Unconventional shale oil and... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Big McKesson Shareholder, Governance Experts Say The...
    Fortune - Jul 10
    In his 17 years as CEO of McKesson, the nearly $200 billion drug distributor that ranks No. 5 on this year’s Fortune 500, John Hammergren has made a lot of money. He took home $639 million in total compensation in the... Read »
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