International classification society DNV GL has appointed Remi Eriksen as the company’s new Group President and Chief Operating Officer. Eriksen is succeeding Henrik O. Madsen, who is retiring August 1 after 9 years in the role. Remi...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Discount retailer Dollar General Stores Inc said Chief Operating Officer Todd Vasos would replace Rick Dreiling as chief executive, effective June 3. Dreiling will remain senior adviser and chairman until his retirement on Jan. Show More Summary
The trenches around the battle lines between Airbus and Boeing have been dug, well, wider, by the European planemakers’ chief operating officer commercial John Leahy. At a briefing in Toulouse today he said Airbus could match the higher density (read less legroom) being offered by Boeing in jam-them-in-tight versions of their respective airliners, but wouldn’t [...]
Cynthia Barginere, DNP, RN, FACHE, has been appointed in the new position of senior vice president and chief operating officer for Rush University Hospital, effective on June 1.
Joseph G. Pulicare has been named chief operating officer of the U.S. transportation sector of Parsons Brinckerhoff. In his new position, Pulicare is responsible for a diverse range of activities that support the overall positioning of the company and contribute to achieving annual sales, overhead and profit goals. Show More Summary
Apple plans to debut a more advanced software development kit for the Apple Watch as early as next month, Re/code reports. At the Code Conference, Apple’s Chief Operations Officer Jeff Williams noted that the new SDK would allow apps like games to run directly on the watch as well as providing direct access to the Apple Watch’s built-in sensors. Show More Summary
Ive has a newly created position that will allow him to take a step back from day-to-day operations. Jony Ive, former Senior VP of Design at Apple, is now the company's first Chief Design Officer. He will still oversee Apple hardware and software, albeit less directly, focusing more on bigger picture projects. Read Full Story
Plinian Capital founder Brad Mills plans to raise $40m from private equity funds to restart a Zambian nickel mine where operations ceased in 2012. ||| Lusaka - Plinian Capital, founded by former Lonmin Plc Chief Executive Officer Brad...Show More Summary
Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Chief Operations Officer Bennett Weiner says that donators to three US cancer charities involved in fraud had no way of finding out whether their money was properly used.
Conrad Industries, Inc. announced the appointment of Scott J. Theriot as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Johnny Conrad, President and Chief Executive Officer,
FCA is promoting Pietro Gorlier, its global Mopar boss, to the role of chief operating officer for components. He will report directly to Sergio Marchionne. Continue reading Mopar boss promoted at FCA, still runs Mopar Mopar boss promoted at FCA, still runs Mopar originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 20 May 2015 18:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
Isobar announced today the promotion of Fred Saldanha to the newly-created role of chief creative officer for the Americas. Saldanha will remain based in São Paulo, traveling to the agency’s other offices while overseeing operations in North America in addition to Brazil. Show More Summary
by Gary L. Neilson In a world where succession planning is increasingly important, it’s good to be the COO — right? The chief operating officer has traditionally been the number two person in the C-suite — the senior executive charged with overseeing all of the company’s business operations. As such, the COO [...]
"Dustoff 7-3" by Chief Warrant Officer Erik Sabiston details one crew's heroic medical evacuation missions during the US's military operation in Afghanistan. In this excerpt, Sabiston describes the scene just after the rescue helicopter crew Dustoff 7-3 successfully extracted the body of a soldier killed in action. Show More Summary
Mollie Spilman is Chief Revenue Office at Criteo, which she joined in 2014, and leads all commercial operations globally. She has spent 24 years in the media business, with 16 of those years in the digital ad space. Prior to Criteo she...Show More Summary
The Navy's 2014 Sailors of the Year (SOY) were meritoriously advanced to chief petty officer during a ceremony held at the Navy Memorial, May 14. Chief of Naval Operations Adm.
JOB DESCRIPTION The Vice President of Operations and Chief Operating Officer is responsible for performing executive management-level tasks in the following areas: program, policy, and procedure review, analysis, and support; department administration; and, project oversight and management. Show More Summary
Facebook’s shuttle-bus drivers aren’t the only employees of contractors and vendors of the social network who will receive better compensation, as chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg outlined a new initiative by the company in a Newsroom post. New benefits for employees of contractors and vendors for Facebook in the U.S. Show More Summary
Nestlé’s chief executive officer said he would not consider moving his company’s bottling operations out of California – which continues to struggle through a historic drought. The corporate official said Nestlé would not follow Starbucks and stop drawing water from wells in the state – where...
In Netflix's quest to become a global operation, it has an increasing interest in global rights to shows, chief content officer Ted Sarandos said Wednesday at an investor conference.