Stories tagged: CEO
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 5 a.m.
Rob Curley: How one defining moment in Avista CEO Scott Morris’ life helped him work through another – the proposed sale to Hydro One
Scott Morris is the CEO of Avista as it heads directly into one of the biggest and more important moments in the iconic Spokane company’s 128-year history: its pending $5.3 …
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Barnes & Noble shareholders anxious for a new chief executive officer have some more waiting to do.
Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Suspended Audi CEO Rupert Stadler is leaving the automaker, parent company Volkswagen said Tuesday, more than three months after he was arrested as part of a probe into the manipulation …
Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
After just over a year and declines on several fronts at General Electric, John Flannery has been ousted as the leader of the century-old company.
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 …