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UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 4:50 p.m.

CEOs speak out on gun violence, want congressional action

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.


YWCA Spokane 2019 Women of Achievement honors Numerica CEO with business and industry award

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 …


Overstock CEO resigns after ‘Deep State’ comments roil stock

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 last four decades grew 940.3% while average worker up 11.9%

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.

Ex-Heartland Payment Systems CEO to pay $250K penalty to SEC

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.

Musk, SEC settle legal fight over his tweets about Tesla

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 CEO stepping down, Patricio named successor

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.

REI reports more sales, income, and members – but also higher costs (and it still needs a new CEO)

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. CEO apologizes to staff amid misconduct reports

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 …


Time’s Up CEO resigns after her son is accused of sexual assault

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 …


REI leader resigns over undisclosed relationship

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.

Hints of Democratic agenda as Google CEO testifies

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 and Apple’s CEO visit the Treasure Valley

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.


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 …


Barnes & Noble still searching for search firm after CEO ouster

Barnes & Noble shareholders anxious for a new chief executive officer have some more waiting to do.


Arrested Audi CEO Rupert Stadler leaves company

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 …


GE, seeking path through its 3rd century, ousts CEO

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.


Sears’ CEO has come up with a last-minute plan to save it from bankruptcy

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 …


Will adding a sour kick get millennials to eat raisins?

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 …


AutoNation chief, after 20 years, is turning over the keys

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 CEO says company isn’t biased, wants healthy debate

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.


Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

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 …


PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi latest high-profile female CEO to exit

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.

Airbus CEO Enders says challenge to Boeing will grow even stronger

An exclusive interview in London with Tom Enders, who will leave his CEO post in April after 18 years reshaping Airbus.


Scandal-hit USOC picks golf executive Sarah Hirshland as CEO

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 …


Barnes & Noble terminates CEO for company policy violations

Barnes & Noble Inc. is terminating CEO Demos Parneros after barely a year on the job for violating company policies.


Intel CEO out after consensual relationship with employee

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.

Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

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 CEO Evan Spiegel says charges of sexism at his company are a ‘wake-up call’

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 …


For CEOs, $11.7 million a year is just middle of the pack

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 …