Stories tagged: CEO
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 4:50 p.m.
The CEOs of more than 100 companies are stepping into the nation’s gun debate, imploring Congress to expand background checks and enact a strong “red flag” law.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
Numerica Credit Union CEO Carla Cicero decided when she was 22 years old that she was going to be a CEO before she was 35. Her drive and determination allowed …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2019, 4:23 p.m.
The CEO of Overstock.com has resigned, saying he’d become “far too controversial” to helm the e-commerce company known for selling discounted sofas and jewelry.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 19, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
CEO pay in the past four decades has grown 940.3% while the pay of an average worker increased 11.9% over the same time period.
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019, 2:18 p.m.
The former CEO of one of the country’s largest payment processing companies has settled insider trading allegations with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said in a court filing Friday that they are settling a legal dispute over how Musk posts news about …
UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019, 10:39 a.m.
Kraft Heinz says CEO Bernardo Hees will step down from the post and be succeeded by Miguel Patricio in July.
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019, 12:49 p.m.
Despite a business environment that is increasingly hostile to physical retailers, REI is delivering impressive results.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 6:04 p.m.
Warner Bros. chairman and CEO Kevin Tsujihara is apologizing to his staff amid a WarnerMedia investigation into sexual misconduct reports prompted by an article in The Hollywood Reporter earlier this …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 9:59 a.m.
Just three months after she took the job, the inaugural chief executive of Time’s Up – an organization born of the #MeToo movement that advocates for safe and harassment-free workplaces …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 3:42 p.m.
Officials say the president and CEO of outdoor retailer REI has resigned for failing to disclose a relationship he had with the head of another organization in the outdoor industry
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai – and other tech executives who may be watching – got hints Tuesday of what issues they can expect to face as Democrats take control of …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s adviser and daughter, and Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook visited Wilder schools Tuesday to examine the district’s use of technology.
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 …