Shazam will soon extend its music identification service to include objects. Speaking at this year’s Mobile World Congress, chief executive Rich Riley told Reuters, “Shazam is already a verb. We want to expand the universe of what you can Shazam. Show More Summary
Need help with your bracket? No worries. Check in with NumberFire. It’s a sports-analytics startup…that ended up getting started after chief executive Nik Bonaddio won $100,000 on “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?” On this week’s episode of What to Think, VentureBeat’s Dylan Tweney and I spoke with Bonaddio about how sports broadcasters and sports […]
The writers are Michele Sullivan, Director of Corporate Social Innovation at Caterpillar and President of the Caterpillar Foundation, and Radha Muthiah, Chief Executive Officer of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves. Imagine spending...Show More Summary
MSNBC’s Chris Matthews might have a live-in politician soon. Kathleen Matthews is Marriott International’s executive vice president and chief global communications and public affairs officer. She’s also the MSNBC host’s wife. Matthews is planning to run for the seat of Rep. Show More Summary
In my first field visit as MCC’s Deputy Chief Executive Officer, I chose to visit Senegal for the inauguration of the Abdoul Diallo Bridge in Kolda. Why Senegal?
I was fortunate enough to recently attend an event with Sheryl Sandberg and 30 Chief Executives to discuss how we close the gender gap. As Sheryl kindly mentioned I took a lot of notes (as I always do). This is an issue which I'm passionate about and wanted to listen to and absorb other viewpoints on how us men can help make the breakthrough. Show More Summary
NXP Semiconductors CEO Rick Clemmer, 2015. “One of our big investors hugged me,” said NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) chief executive Rick Clemmer on Wednesday. “That never happens.” Clemmer had a busy week, announcing the $11.8 billion acquisition of Freescale Semiconductor (FSL) in the early hours of Monday morning, flying here and there to meet with the executive team, [...]
Stance isn't an e-commerce startup. And Stance co-founder and Chief Executive Jeff Kearl is proud of that fact.
Anthony Noto, Chief Financial Officer of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), provided a progress report after four months, following up on when he and other company executives had outlined their product plans in November 2014. A Wall Street Journal article reported on the news and discussed about the updates and progress of Twitter’s latest features. “It’s all […]
NEW YORK (March 3, 2015) – Stephen Colvin, an internationally recognized media executive known for launching, establishing and re-inventing digital and print properties in the United States and overseas, has been appointed to the newly...Show More Summary
Two weeks before the debut of his latest show, CSI: Cyber, executive producer Anthony Zuiker was taking a meeting at the White House with former Google executive and current Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith The discussion: how to...Show More Summary
The mayor also signed an executive order to simplify permitting and the production process. read more
Mortgage Fraud Blog. Carolyn Marie Jones, 51, Corona, California, who was the chief executive officer of a high-end jean company that outfitted Hollywood celebrities, pleaded guilty in federal court to bank fraud and bankruptcy fraud offenses admitting she used fraudulent information to defraud lenders. Show More Summary
Boardrooms and the capitol are great places to have this traditional name. For every woman in a chief executive role in the S&P 1500 firms there are four men named John, Robert, James and William, research has found. The New York Times turned...Show More Summary
Before you keep reading this, check my earlier articles here, here, and especially here. BBC News is reporting that David Strahan, current Chief Executive of Translink, has given a gloomy outlook to the Committee for Regional Development on fare rises and service cuts. Missing from the media reports is that their subsidy is being cut more...
LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland has yet to decide how many jobs it will cut at its investment bank after announcing a major downsizing of the business last week, its Chief Executive Ross McEwan said on Tuesday. The Financial...Show More Summary
Twitter financial chief Anthony Noto offered an upbeat progress report four months after he and other executives outlined the company’s product roadmap in November.
Huawei Technologies Co. Chief Executive Ken Hu says his company’s current foray into smart bracelets and connected watches is just the beginning of a broader trend that will see those ubiquitous black slabs in users’ pockets slowly turn into an array of wearable objects and virtual-reality devices.
Mark Carney, the bank’s governor, said the executive was dismissed for actions that “could’ve brought the bank’s reputation into disrepute,”
Chief executives at the largest U.S. companies are more optimistic about the state of the economy, and their outlook for sales over the next six months is the best in three years, according to survey results released Monday.