Apple CEO Tim Cook is reportedly hosting a political fundraiser for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign next month, according to Buzzfeed. As the report notes, Cook will be hosting the event as a private citizen as Apple doesn’t have a political action committee like other companies, although Apple’s Lisa Jackson will also be in attendance. Show More Summary
He’s Scott Altman, currently ED of Ballet West. “The executive director position has been vacant since Paul Kaine left the company in April 2008. Soon after, Victoria Morgan added the CEO role to her artistic responsibilities. In the course of one year, Morgan, working with staff and board, eliminated an $800,000 deficit. Since then, the […]
Following rail expert and peer transit agency recommendations, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit (Metro) GM/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld plans to propose closing the Metrorail system at 10 p.m. on Sunday nights and continue midnight closures
In October of 2013, I had the unique privilege of encountering Arianna Huffington in Johannesburg, South Africa. She was there along with other giants including Sir Richard Branson and Paul Pohlman, The CEO of Unilever. It was a life-changing experience and today I'm a proud, Featured Contributor to the Huffington Post. Show More Summary
Following yesterday's release of real-time train data to app developers, Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld today invited the public to preview anentirely redesigned wmata.com, which is entering the final stages of developm...
Fulfilling a commitment made earlier this year, Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld has announced that Metro is making available the real-time location of trains, allowing developers to create more accurate and advanced mobile apps.
Paul Rieckhoff, founder and CEO of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans for America, talks about the politicization of veterans' issues and what veterans actually...
Sony’s PlayStation 4 Neo may launch this year, if we’re interpreting this quote from GameStop CEO correctly. In a new interview, GameStop CEO Paul Raines may have revealed the release window for Sony’s PlayStation 4 Neo. The CEO was a guest on CNBC Today when he referred to the Xbox One S and the Neo […]
GameStop is going nuts, thanks to Pokémon Go. Shares of the video-game retailer jumped by as much as 7% in trading on Monday after CEO Paul Raines told CNBC that sales at stores that are gyms in the app are up 100%. The location-based game uses augmented reality to guide players in finding Pokémon. Show More Summary
Unilever chief Paul Polman said Wednesday that all companies should be forced to disclose to shareholders any risk that climate change might pose to their business. “Climate change reporting should be mandatory for businesses,” Polman wrote in a tweet that linked to a Brookings Institution talk on delivering on the goals of the Paris climate accord. Show More Summary
Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld has released the final production report for the second SafeTrack "surge," announcing that all planned work had been completed during the 16-day project
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Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld has announced the appointment of Patricia (Patty) Lee as General Counsel effective Monday, July 11.
This week's Red Hat Summit, a tech conference, in San Francisco closed out its keynote session with a bang — an onstage wedding, officiated by Red Hat tech EVP Paul Cormier, with CEO Jim Whitehurst acting as ring bearer. The groom, Matt Hargrave, an engineer with GM Financial, is a Red Hat superfan. Show More Summary
The Getty today launched Art + Ideas, a regular podcast featuring J. Paul Getty Trust President and CEO James Cuno in conversation with creative thinkers about their work. The podcast launched with six episodes featuring ceramicist and...Show More Summary
Engaging in a bit of political posturing this week, U.S. House of Representatives Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi offered a -- surprisingly condescending -- takedown of Apple CEO Tim Cook's fundraiser for House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republican candidates.
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is not happy with Tim Cook’s fundraiser for House Speaker Paul Ryan today. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Democratic Party leader commented when asked about the event this morning that the Apple CEO is being advised poorly: “Poor Tim. Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to hold a fund-raiser on Tuesday in Menlo Park, California, for Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan and other House Republicans. At least one powerful Democrat thinks that's a horrible decision. House Minority...Show More Summary
Washington Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld has announced the appointment of Joseph Leader as the new chief operating officer (COO) in charge of rail, bus and paratransit services, effective August 1.