USA Swimming chief executive Chuck Wielgus and former U.S. Olympic Committee acting chief executive Scott Blackmun are the two remaining candidates for the USOC’s CEO position, according to sources. The USOC board of directors will choose the new CEO in...
Earlier this month I asked what you would say to the NEA Board of Directors if you had the chance. Thank you, everyone, who chimed in with thoughts and suggestions. Here’s what I ended up showing and saying to NEA’s Board. As you’ll hear, I pushed them a bit… Audio...
When you are hard working, recognized and belong to one of the fastest growing names in the world everyone wants you. That is exactly the case with Sheryl Sandberg, the COO of Facebook who has become a part of Disney’s board of Directors. Show More Summary
BURBANK, Calif. — Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday it has nominated Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer for the popular social networking site Facebook, to serve on its board of directors. Sandberg, 40, has served as Facebook's COO since March 2008. Before that, she was a vice president at Google Inc., where she managed global advertising sales. Show More Summary
Disney’s getting a social media infusion at the highest level. Sheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, has just been nominated to join Walt Disney’s board of directors. Facebook’s second-in-command will join the board once she’s elected next year (a virtual certainty). She’s certainly qualified. Show More Summary
A big name addition to the Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS) Board. The company just nominated Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg to its board of directors. More to come. ...
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway said Tuesday that Comcast Chief Operating Officer Stephen Burke has been elected as a director, helping broaden a board that consists mainly of long-time insiders.
CLAREMONT, CA.- On December 21, the Claremont Museum of Art Board of Directors voted to discontinue operation of the Museum in The Packing House and place the permanent collection in a secure storage facility. The board will continue working to rejuvenate the Claremont Museum of Art in the next few years as the economy improves. Show More Summary
Nancy Hellman Bechtle ’s resume is now a little bit longer, as she’s just become the chair of the Presidio Trust’s Board of Directors per today’s press release from spokesperson Dana Polk. Here’s a partial resume – all the deets below. Executive summary: President, San Francisco Symphony San Francisco Symphony President & CEO (1987-2001) San Francisco Symphony [...]
Capcom Co., Ltd.(Capcom) announces that on December 22, 2009, the board of directors approved a resolution to revise the forecast for consolidated sales and earnings that was announced on May 8, 2009 for the fiscal year ending on March 31, 2010. In addition, Capcom plans to post a special loss as described below. [...]
The Tony Hawk Foundation Board of Directors has announced the recipients of its Fall 2009 Skatepark Grant Awards, as well as a special allocation to match, dollar-for-dollar, donations to the Watts Skatepark project in Los Angeles. Read More
Grammy-award winning singer and member of Univision’s Board of Directors, Gloria Estefan, this week sat down with President Obama to discuss some of the most pressing issues concerning U.S. Hispanics, including health-care reform, immigration, Latinos in the economy and -of course- Christmas at the White House and cookies for the reindeer. In fact, while still walking [...]
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced that its board of directors has approved a 2.4 percent increase in the company’s quarterly dividend. AT&T has increased its quarterly dividend for 26 consecutive years, a record unmatched among major telecom...Show More Summary
If 80 percent of success in life is showing up, the Apple board of directors have it made. Reuters released a list of the best-paid US corporate boards, Apple ranks number three. In 2008, the seven-member board of directors pulled $633,000 each for attending five board meetings. That works out to $127,000 per meeting for board members [...]
Seoul - The Board of Directors (BOD) of LG Electronics (LG), a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics and appliances, today announced strategic changes to the company’s structure to position the organization to...Show More Summary
Photo by Chris Rief aka Spodie Odie Metro General Manager John Catoe has released this lengthy statement on the future of the transit agency's safety standards, which he delivered to the WMATA board of directors today. In it, he declares...Show More Summary
Horizon Lines, Inc. (NYSE: HRZ) announced that it is eliminating all perquisites for its four named executive officers, effective at the end of the year.The Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors approved the decision after a comprehensive review in conjunction with a company-wide...
As we reported back in October, the city has been on the search for a Music Program Manager. The search has ended, and they've chosen Don Pitts, longtime Gibson exec, for the position. Pitts currently serves on the board of directors for the Austin Music Foundation and was instrumental in creating the Austin Guitar Town Project, raising money for local non-profits.
Good night, sweet prince.They did it! With two whole weeks to spare, Bank of America's fractious, barely-functional board of directors managed to hire a CEO. Congratulations, Brian Moynihan, on being handed the Worst Job on Wall Street...Show More Summary
Board set to finalize magnet and selective admissions policy Catalyst In a press release issued Tuesday by Don Moore, executive director of the advocacy group Designs for Change, points out that the decision to increase spots for neighborhood children and...