Kenneth Frazier, the CEO of the pharmaceutical company known as MSD outside of North America, discusses his upbringing and how it influences his leadership as chief executive. He is one of the few African-American CEOs in the Fortune 500, and shot to prominence after resigning from a council advising the Trump White House. Show More Summary
Turns out that taking a political stand is good marketing these days. Pharmaceutical giant Merck's consumer perception received a notable lift after its CEO Kenneth Frazier quit President Trump’s manufacturing council last week, according...Show More Summary
Turns out that taking a political stand is good marketing these days. Pharmaceutical giant Merck's consumer perception has received a notable lift after its CEO Kenneth Frazier quit President Trump’s manufacturing council last week,Show More Summary
Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier appeared to resign over President Donald Trump's immediate response to Charlottesville protest violence. Video provided by Newsy
Most investors respect Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier's decision to resign from US President Donald Trump's manufacturing council, a move that preceded the outflow of other executives and led to the eventual disbanding of two panels mostly...Show More Summary
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and colleague Thea Lee join Kenneth Frazier, chairman and CEO of Merck, Kevin Plank, the CEO of Under Armour, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, and Scott Paul of the Alliance for American Manufacturing in leaving...Show More Summary
Could America's first CEO president lose America's CEOs? It was a question that came to the fore again Monday when first Merck's Kenneth Frazier, then Under Armour's Kevin Plank and Intel's Brian Krzanich stepped down from a White House business group set up to advise Donald Trump. Show More Summary
``Paul is joining Kenneth Frazier, the CEO of major pharmaceutical company Merck; Kevin Plank, the CEO of Under Armour; and Brian Krzanich, the CEO of Intel, who all resigned from the president's council Monday. Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, left the council earlier this year after Trump announced the U.S. would withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. ''
The troika join Merck Pharma CEO Kenneth Frazier, who quit on Monday. Citing Trump's inept response to the Charlottesville riots, three more chief executives have left the president's American Manufacturing Council. Merck Pharma CEOShow More Summary
Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier left the president's manufacturing council on Monday. The move attracted some negative attention from President Donald Trump, but many in the healthcare industry came to Frazier's defense. Frazier is the CEO...Show More Summary
The CEOs of Under Armour and Intel have joined Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier and quit Trump’s advisory council on manufacturing over the president’s shameful response to the Charlottesville hate rally. Said Brian Krzanich, Chief Executive...Show More Summary
April Fools! Well, not really. It's August 15th, 2017. After the violence in Charlottesville, VA over the weekend, Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier resigned from President Trump's Manufacturing Council: Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier is leaving President Trump's American Manufacturing Council, saying,...
CNN Money reports: The chief executives of Merck, Under Armour and Intel all quit a presidential manufacturing council on Monday after Trump took two days to denounce white supremacy. Most notable was Kenneth Frazier of Merck, one of...Show More Summary
On Monday, Merck Chief Executive Kenneth Frazier resigned from the president’s manufacturing council with an elegant statement, which read in part: Our country’s strength stems from its diversity and the contributions made by men and...Show More Summary
Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank became the second business leader Monday to step down from President Trump’s American Manufacturing Council, following Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier. Whereas Frazier strongly signaled that his resignation came...Show More Summary
Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank and Intel CEO Brian Krzanich have stepped down from President Donald Trump's American Manufacturing Council. The executives departures follow Merck's Kenneth Frazier, who decided to leave the council Monday after Trump initially declined to denounce white supremacists for a deadly rally in Charlottesville, Va. over the weekend. "I joined the...
Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank on Monday joined Merck & Co. CEO Kenneth C. Frazier in stepping down from the American Manufacturing Council after Donald Trump’s slow disavowal of white supremacists in the aftermath of a violent rally in Charlottesville, VA on Saturday. “I am appreciative of the...
Taking a stand on issues of racial injustice is nothing new to Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier.
On Monday morning, Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier resigned from President Trump’s American Manufacturing Council due to concerns regarding the initial response to Saturday’s heinous, criminal acts by white supremacists and neo-Nazis in Virginia. On Monday evening, the CEO of one of the leading manufacturers of sports shoes and apparel did the same, but with far [more]
While Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier bailed on Trump's manufacturing council, tech leaders aren't planning to follow suit.