Facebook's top product person has displaced the top sales person in the company's ranking of its highest paid executives. Chris Cox, Facebook's Chief Product Officer, made his debut appearance on the company's proxy statement today, with a total 2014 compensation package worth $12.47 million. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Charles Schwab Corp's automated investment product has attracted $1.5 billion of assets in over 23,000 accounts in its first six weeks, about 20 percent of whom are new clients, Chief Executive Officer Walt Bettinger told analysts on Thursday. Show More Summary
Interlude has added a new face to its internal leadership team. The interactive video production company has hired Nancy Tellem as its new Chief Media Officer and Executive Chairman. As CMO and chairperson, Tellem will be in charge of leading the entire executive team at Interlude. Show More Summary
Recent changes to Facebook’s ad products resulted in concerns about users’ privacy, and deputy chief privacy officer Rob Sherman aimed to put users at ease with a detailed note on the Facebook and Privacy page Monday. Sherman discussed...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co, the biggest U.S.-based bank, defended the size and business model of his company, which has been criticized as being too big and complicated. Dimon, in...Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton has hired Stephanie Hannon, Google’s director of product management for civic innovation and social impact, as chief technology officer for her potential presidential campaign, fueling accusations from Julian Assange that Google is in bed with the US government.
Exclusive: Chief product officer Manish Mehta told us that the platform's Intelligence solution now has the “ability to combine what happened, what’s happening, and what’s going to happen’” in one view.
FarmLink announced that Dave Gebhardt, Ph.D., has joined the company as Chief Strategy Officer – Data Products and Agronomy. Formerly the Director of Agronomic Data & Technology for WinField, a Land O’Lakes company, Gebhardt will lead...Show More Summary
Fusion chief programming officer Wade Beckett emailed his staff this morning with an update on the network’s on-going changes. Robin Radzinski Wong has been named VP of Current Production, where she will oversee all Fusion in-house original...Show More Summary
The NY Times promotes strategy and innovation editor Kinsey Wilson to executive vice president of product and technology. He joined the paper’s masthead in November after a stint as chief content officer at NPR. Meanwhile, Sulzberger...Show More Summary
J. Christopher Burch, whose "revenge retail" operation C. Wonder failed mightily earlier this year, invests in office products. I've never seen a CEO so eager to do manual labor as Randy Nicolau, chief executive of Poppin. Tall and barrel-chested,...Show More Summary
Here’s the latest news on hirings, promotions and departures among environmental leaders. Watts Water Technologies: The water efficiency products manufacturer has appointed Todd A. Trapp as chief financial officer. Trapp comes to Watts from Honeywell, where he most recently held the position of vice president of financial planning and analysis. Plug Power: The clean energy […]
Forbes Last December, Forbes Media left Manhattan and moved its newsroom to Jersey City, taking advantage of a $27 million tax grant in return for bringing at least 350 jobs to New Jersey. And Chief Product Officer Lewis DVorkin is doing...Show More Summary
DDB’s New York office continued to fulfill its earlier promise that “big changes” were coming in 2015 by hiring Madison Wharton as its new chief production officer. After Chris Brown took over CEO duties last June, he hired Icaro Doria...Show More Summary
Marketing to individual consumers is a lot different than marketing your products and services to other businesses. That is why Avanish Sahai, chief product officer for Demandbase, a targeting and personalization marketing platform for B2B marketers, says account-based marketing can improve your efforts to bring on more business customers. Show More Summary
CNN now joins ABC News, CNBC and Fusion among the news outlets on Apple TV. CNN’s Chief Product Officer Alex Wellen calls CNNgo for Apple TV “unlike any product we’ve offered to date.” Cable News Network, which launched on cable TV 35...Show More Summary
President Obama announced this morning that Jason Goldman, a longtime tech industry executive best known for his work alongside Ev Williams during the formative years of products such as Blogger, Twitter, and Medium, has been named the White House’s first-ever “Chief Digital Officer.” The news was first reported by Politico. Goldman will be overseeing the White… Read More
Apple chief executive Tim Cook is just now emerging from the shadow of Steve Jobs, four years after he was hand-picked to succeed his famous former boss. With the Apple Watch, the firm takes up the first major product developed entirely after Jobs' death. Soon it will move to all-new headquarters, leaving it's famous address at […]
Lisa Rowe is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of UpSpring, Ltd. UpSpring is a premiere mom and baby consumer brand that creates innovative health and wellness products including Milkscreen, Milkflow Fenugreek Blessed Thistle, Milkmulti...Show More Summary
Shazam's chief product officer, Daniel Danker, spoke with SEW's sister publication ClickZ at South by Southwest about a new feature on the brand's app that will use images and audio for search.