U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Richard Durbin, have issued a letter to Anthony M. Coscia, chairman of the Amtrak Board of Directors, requesting that the next Amtrak president and CEO demonstrate commitment to a unified national passenger rail system.
Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes congratulated the network's staff for accomplishing "great success" this week, both covering the Iowa caucuses and hosting last Thursday's Republican debate.
The price hike we reported earlier is coming, but a bit later than originally expected – at least from Rogers. Telus and Bell have already introduced price rises, because of the falling loonie, which they claim has inflated costs (via the Canadian Press). Rogers collects, on average, $60 per month from its customers, which is […]
Television fast-forwarding technology pioneer TiVo (TIVO) this afternoon announced it has appointed its chief financial officer, Naveen Chopra, to serve as its interim chief executive, taking over for Tom Rogers, who had announced in November that he would give up the CEO role to become non-executive chairman. Chopra is a 13-year veteran of the company. The […]
Aniyia Williams and her husband Marcos Rogers are excited with their baby’s dude date so close. Aniyia, the CEO of her own startup Tinsel, and Marco, a web developer, counted the days and geared up for the delivery when her contractions began making themselves felt five days early. So after the ordeal, Marcos took to […]
Here George Howard speaks with PledgeMusic founder and CEO Benji Rogers about Blockchain, Virtual Reality, and how a new codec could potentially replace the complex licensing systems currently in place when combined with these two technologies. _______________________________ Guest Post by George Howard on Forbes “I want 2016 to be the...
Dish Network had CES buzzing last year when it used the consumer electronics confab to unveil Sling TV, its $20 a month streaming service. But that won’t happen again this year. In its Press Day presentation, Sling CEO Roger Lynch says that the service won’t hike the price this year. Show More Summary
George Howard continues his conversation with PledgeMusic Founder and CEO, Benji Rogers, about how emerging technologies - such as, Blockchain and Virtual Reality - can lead to a Fair Music "codec" that benefits both producers and consumers of music.
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George Howard talks with PledgeMusic Founder and CEO, Benji Rogers, about how emerging technologies - such as, Blockchain and Virtual Reality - can lead to a Fair Music "codec" that benefits both producers and consumers of music.
Over the past year, I’ve repeatedly focused on the topic of sustainability in this column, first with author Andrew Winston, and then with SASB co-founder and CEO Jean Rogers. As this issue becomes a larger trend in the accounting and finance community, and with the Paris Climate Talks currently under [...]
Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes isn't amused by ABC's plans for a comedy called Fair and Balanced. The show, from ABC and Lionsgate, stars Kal Penn as a journalist who aspires to work for NPR, but instead takes a job at a cable news network that resembles Fox News Channel. Show More Summary
Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes has received the honor of being Adweek's Media Visionary of the Year, and in an interview with Adweek, Ailes opened up about Donald Trump's feuds with Fox.
Earlier this month, we saw a list of the Best Brands of 2016, so now it’s time to have a look at a list of Canada’s Most Powerful Business People for 2016. The top 50 list contains executives, entrepreneurs, politicos, and thinkers from various fields and industries who are changing the way Canada does business. [...]
On Saturday afternoon at BlazerCon in Brooklyn, one of the featured guests was Christian Seifert, the CEO of Germany’s Bundesliga. During Seifert’s 45 minute discussion with Roger Bennett of the Men in Blazers, he talked about the rise...Show More Summary
Pioneering DVR maker says Tom Rogers' departure is "not related" to third-quarter earnings coming out next week.
The exec, who has been CEO for 11 years, will relinquish the title on Jan. 31. read more
Time-shifting TV set-top maker TiVo (TIVO) this afternoon announced that its CEO of nearly 11 years, Tom Rogers, will step down by February 1st to become chairman, and that the board of directors will look for his replacement. TiVo shares slipped by a penny to $8.69 in late trading. TiVo said the change is “not related” […]
This is a big change for TiVo, whose stock price has declined nearly 34% over the last 12 months. The company says that CEO Tom Rogers will give up the top job at the end of January, but remain as the non-executive Chairman. The board...Show More Summary
The CEO of Disney—which owns ESPN, which just closed the well-liked Grantland site after editor-in-chief Bill Simmons was fired in a dispute that began when he (justifiedly) said that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is a "liar" —has become the chairman of a group seeking to build an NFL stadium in the Los Angeles area, CBS Sports reported today. Show More Summary