On his way out the door as part of an unusual turnover in Los Angeles County government, retiring chief executive William T. Fujioka offered a few cautions to the next Board of Supervisors.
A US tire tycoon on Friday ridiculed French laws and trade unions that he said had prevented him from investing in a stricken factory, saying France should become “Communist.” Maurice Taylor, chief executive of Titan International, had initially expressed interest in taking over the...
According to the FCC: "On November 12, 2013, AT&T Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer Randall L. Stephenson stated that the Company would limit its fiber deployment to the "2 million additional homes" that are "commitmentsShow More Summary
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's most powerful oil official Igor Sechin said in an interview with an Austrian newspaper that oil prices could fall below $60 by mid-way through next year. Sechin, chief executive of Rosneft, Russia's largest oil producer, also said U.S. Show More Summary
According to Etsy chief executive Chad Dickerson, millions of people are flocking to his company's website, and in so doing they're forming the core of a new maker economy.
The debate over cuts to arts funding have been in the headlines in recent days, writing for Slugger, the Arts Council’s Chief Executive, Roisin McDonough argues against cutting arts funding Supporting the campaign for ‘No more cuts to the arts’, actor James Nesbitt observed wryly that “without the arts we’re just left with politics, and more...
Luiz Rocha, the agent of talented Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva, has confirmed Manchester United have made contact over a potential transfer. Red Devils chief executive Ed Woodward recently suggested there is a "low probability" the...Show More Summary
LG today announced several changes to its business, including the appointment of several new executives. Jong-seok Park, who served as president and CEO of LG Mobile Communications, is being replaced by Juno Cho. Cho was most recently the president of LG Corp, LG Electronics' holding company. Show More Summary
BT Americas executives are eyeing Mexico, as they have met with telecom regulators to discuss how to take advantage of new laws in the country designed to promote competition and foreign investment. According to Bloomberg, BT chief operations officer in the Americas Jennifer Artley and regional country manager for Mexico and Central America Jorge Marchena [...]
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) had asked Kenyan authorities to defer the introduction of a capital gains tax next year because it might deter foreign investors, acting chief executive Andrew Wachira has said. ||| Paul Richardson...Show More Summary
United Fresh Produce Association welcomes Mary Coppola as Senior Director, Marketing Communications. Syngenta AG, the world’s largest maker of crop chemicals, said it will cut or relocate 1,800 jobs as Chief Executive Officer Mike Mack tries to tackle its cost base in countries such as Switzerland. Show More Summary
On Rush Limbaugh’s Facebook page, a New York state fire chief wrote that our “traitor” president should be “shot” because of his executive action on immigration. Mother Jones reports: Last week, Limbaugh posted a photo of the president on his Facebook page with this caption: Imagine what would happen if just for a week, Obama [...]
British holiday company Thomas Cook said chief executive Harriet Green had been replaced by its chief operating officer. ||| London - British holiday company Thomas Cook said chief executive Harriet Green had been replaced by its chief operating officer, the abrupt departure of a woman credited with reviving the business sending its shares tumbling. Show More Summary
Eric Danziger, the new chief executive officer of Hampshire Hotels Management LLC, wants to turn the small boutique hotel company into a global player.
The Scotsman ran a story the other day which highlighted a row within Lothian Buses where a company run by the wife of the chief executive, and to which the chief executive acts as company secretary, was awarded a contract on two separate occasions to carry out work at the Lothian Buses headquarters. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - British holiday company Thomas Cook said its chief executive Harriet Green was stepping down, two years after leading a turnaround of the group. Warning that its pace of growth would moderate next year to reflect a...Show More Summary
Carly Fiorina would be the only woman in a field of perhaps a dozen Republican presidential candidates. Sensing an opportunity in a crowded field that lacks a front-runner, the former Hewlett-Packard chief executive is actively exploring a 2016 presidential run. Show More Summary
The chief executive of Los Angeles nutritional products maker Herbalife Ltd. is adding more than $12 million of company stock to his personal holdings, a move the firm said shows his "complete confidence in the continued and future success of the company."
Michele Flournoy says she doesn’t want the job. It said in a blog post that Flournoy, co-founder and chief executive of the Center for a New American Security, had written to the think tank’s board of directors saying she would remain in her post and had asked President Barack Obama to take her out of [...]
Philip Falcone is stepping down as chairman and chief executive of Harbinger Group Inc., the public holding company in which his hedge fund owns a stake, as Harbinger’s biggest shareholder... To view the full story, click the title link.