Stories tagged: CEO
Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
Sears could face bankruptcy if it doesn’t meet its next debt payment, due in the coming weeks. Now, the retailer’s chief executive has come up with a last-minute plan to …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 5 a.m.
Sun-Maid Raisins is easily one of the most recognizable brands in the United States. But even the company’s iconic red bonnet-wearing farm girl hasn’t been enough to keep this century-old …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 4:12 p.m.
Mike Jackson is stepping down after almost two decades leading AutoNation, the largest dealership chain in the U.S.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Twitter’s CEO says the company isn’t biased against Republicans or Democrats and is working on ways to ensure that debate is healthier on its platform.
Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 11:19 a.m.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company’s decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his “Infowars” show, as many other social media platforms have done, saying he …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 9 a.m.
With Indra Nooyi exiting PepsiCo as its longtime chief executive, the circle of CEOs in the Fortune 500 is losing one of its highest profile women.
UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018, 3:32 p.m.
An exclusive interview in London with Tom Enders, who will leave his CEO post in April after 18 years reshaping Airbus.
Thu., July 12, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Sarah Hirshland is known as the tough negotiator who helped the U.S. Golf Association broker media and sponsorship deals, including its 12-year TV contract with Fox. Her next job, as …
Wed., July 4, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
Barnes & Noble Inc. is terminating CEO Demos Parneros after barely a year on the job for violating company policies.
Thu., June 21, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned after the company learned of what it called his consensual relationship with an employee.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 2:58 p.m.
German authorities on Monday detained the chief executive of Volkswagen’s Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into the manipulation of emissions controls.
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 1:57 p.m.
Snap Inc. Chief Executive and co-founder Evan Spiegel said a widely-shared email by a former software engineer who accused the company of harboring a “sexist” and “toxic” workplace culture was …
Sat., May 26, 2018, 6 a.m.
Chief executives at the biggest public companies got an 8.5 percent raise last year, bringing the median pay package for CEOs to $11.7 million. Across the S&P 500, compensation for …
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 3:29 p.m.
J.C. Penney CEO Marvin Ellison, a former Home Depot executive, is leaving the department store chain after less than four years to become the top executive at Lowe’s.
Thu., May 17, 2018, 1:01 p.m.
Suzanne Scott has been been elevated to chief executive officer of Fox News, the company announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Starbucks wants to add training for store managers on “unconscious bias,” CEO Kevin Johnson said Monday, as activists held more protests at a Philadelphia store where two black men were …
UPDATED: Sun., April 15, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Starbucks sells itself as a community gathering spot as much as a coffeehouse, a welcoming place with comfortable chairs for lingering, trendy music and Wi-Fi. That’s one reason the arrest …
Sun., April 15, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
Martin Sorrell is stepping down as chief executive of WPP, the world’s largest advertising agency, following allegations of personal misconduct.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 8:28 p.m.
A booming stock market and bulging equity awards propelled the median 2017 compensation for CEOs of the 100 largest companies to the highest figure in 11 years, according to a …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 3:32 p.m.
Lost amid a flurry of Facebook announcements about privacy settings and data access is a much more fundamental question: Is Facebook really changing its relationship with users, or just tinkering …
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Equifax tapped longtime financial industry executive Mark Begor as its new permanent CEO, the company said Wednesday, as Equifax continues to try to recover from fallout surrounding the company’s massive …
Mon., March 26, 2018, 10:39 a.m.
Lowe’s chairman and CEO is retiring at a time when the home improvement chain is looking to rev up business and compete better with its rival Home Depot.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
Hecla Mining Co. could be forced to pay the state of Montana more than $30 million in cleanup costs from pollution at several former mining sites before it can pursue …
Mon., March 12, 2018, 12:47 p.m.
Goldman Sachs said Monday that Harvey Schwartz, its co-chief operating officer, will retire next month, clearing the way for David Solomon to eventually become the next chief executive of the …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 11:20 a.m.
The company that owns department store chains Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor is tapping the world of health care for its next CEO.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 2:44 p.m.
Dozens of former Miss Americas called on leaders of the pageant organization to step down in the wake of an email scandal in which the CEO and other officials used …
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 10:17 a.m.
Now facing increased competition from Amazon.com and a resurgent Wal-Mart Stores, Cornell, 58, has responded by unveiling a $7 billion plan to open smaller urban stores, remodel others and lower …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
Officials at Arizona-based Massage Envy said Tuesday that reports of sexual misconduct at its franchise spas are “heartbreaking” and the company is strengthening screening and reporting procedures.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
Chipotle is looking for a new CEO to help turn the restaurant chain around, after a long struggle to recover from a series of food safety scares.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 3:21 p.m.
A day after posting sizeable profit declines due to a massive data breach, Equifax said it expects to incur related costs of between $60 million to $75 billion in the …