By David Shepardson and Joseph White WASHINGTON/DEARBORN, Mich. (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co on Monday named James Hackett as chief executive officer, responding to investors' unease about the U.S. automaker's stock price and ability to withstand threats from longtime industry rivals and Silicon Valley. Show More Summary
In a letter addressed to 12,000 officers of the Indian Air Force's Army, the Air Force's Chief Marshal, Birender Singh Dhanoa, asked them to get ready for new operations for which very little notice would be given. General Dhanoa made explicit reference to a terrorist threat to Jammu and Kashmir. Show More Summary
May 22, 1997: Apple spins off its Newton division as its own company, to be led by former vice president of the Newton Systems Group Sandy Benett as Chief Operating Officer. The new company’s goal is to market and sell the new MessagePad 2000 PDA, as well as develop new technologies and market existing ones. […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Kevin Demoff is well aware of emotions surrounding the Rams’ uniforms. The team’s chief operating officer and vice president of football operations fields more questions from fans about uniforms than perhaps any other topic, including quarterback Jared Goff and the planned $2.6-billion Inglewood...
Dr. Charles L. Venable, The Melvin & Bren Simon Director and CEO of the Indianapolis Museum of Art, announced today that Kathryn Haigh has been promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Haigh will continue to manageShow More Summary
Uber's top lawyer is stepping aside from overseeing the company's day-to-day legal operations. Salle Yoo will become the company's Chief Legal Officer, company CEO Travis Kalanick wrote in an email to employees. Uber is now looking for...Show More Summary
WPP has elevated Lindsay Pattison to a new role within GroupM as chief transformation officer-a newly created position. Pattison will continue to operate as CEO of GroupM agency Maxus, while also taking on this new CTO gig. "GroupM and its agencies are key to WPP's horizontality strategy. Lindsay will play a crucial role in accelerating...
In the wake of the WannaCrypt cyber attack disaster in UK, US readers may be concerned about the preparedness of their own government for similar attacks. The good news is that the top priority of the Acting Chief Information Officer for the Department of Defense is getting the DoD on Microsoft’s latest and most secure […]
Twitter chief operating officer Anthony Noto threw out an idea Friday morning in response to President Trump's threat to cancel press briefings: @realDonaldTrump May I suggest questions submitted and answered via Twitter. A perfect record and we distribute to the world not just those with a TV — Anthony Noto (@anthonynoto) May 12, 2017 That did not […]
After President Donald Trump tweets the idea of canceling "future press briefings," the chief operating officer of Twitter has a suggestion.
LONDON — The resignation of Charlotte Hogg, the Bank of England's chief operating officer, over questions about a possible conflict of interest in March was "disproportionate" the offence, the central bank's court of directors said. "The...Show More Summary
Dr. Laura Forese, executive vice president and chief operating officer of NewYork-Presbyterian, has been named among the top 25 COOs in the country by Modern Healthcare.
Sheryl Sandberg has had a difficult two years. While she has been working as the chief operating officer of Facebook, which recently reported one of its strongest quarters ever, she was dealt a devastating blow. In May 2015, her husband, Dave Goldberg, died suddenly. He and Sandberg were on vacation in Mexico. Show More Summary
Chris Ciruli, chief operating officer of Ciruli Bros., Nogales, Ariz., is the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas Member of the Year honoree. Chris Ciruli, chief operating officer of Ciruli Bros., Nogales, Ariz., is the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas Member of the Year honoree.
"[Michael] Mael took over his current role at WNO in 2011 after three years as chief financial and chief operating officer with the company. A calm and affable presence in a turbulent field, he presided over a return to stability after the Kennedy Center, in 2011, took over the company, which appeared headed for bankruptcy. […]
LifeBridge Health selects Jonathan Ringo, M.D., as president and chief operating officer (COO) of Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.
Michael L. Mael, executive director of Washington National Opera (WNO) for the past six years, announced today that he will leave the organisation in July. Mael, who joined WNO as Chief Financial and Chief Operating Officer in 2008, is credited with returning the company to financial stability after the 2008 crash and more than […]
Thalhuber joined space150 back in 2006 and most recently served as chief operating officer.
Demos Parneros, 55, who has acted as chief operating officer of Barnes & Noble for the last five months, will take the top post, the company was to announce.
Former Y Combinator partner and chief operating officer Qasar Younis has left the company to work “on something new,” according to the departing executive’s personal site and Facebook account. Younis first participated in the accelerator in 2010 as an entrepreneur. Show More Summary