News tagged ‘ceo’
Thursday, 7 Nov 2013
According to reports, Microsoft has shortened its list of potential new CEOs from about 40 to just 8 - five of whom are outside of Microsoft and three from within.
Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013
After Steve Ballmer's departure from Microsoft, a few top shareholders at Microsoft are suggesting that Bill Gates too should step down and reduce his presence on the board.
Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013
In another example of thinking outside the box, Apple has hired Paul Deneve, the former CEO of Yves Saint Laurent. Deneve will be joining Apple as a vice president.
Friday, 3 May 2013
Intel has named COO Brian Krzanich its next CEO; he'll take over the helm from current CEO Paul Otellini on May 16. Mr. Krzanich, who first joined Intel in 1982, was named COO early last year after having overseen Intel's manufacturing operations.
Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013
According to TechEye.net, NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang has been approached by headhunters who were looking to find Intel's next CEO. Although this report warrants some doubt, it is not unthinkable as we reported last month that Intel was seriously considering outside candidates for its top job.
Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013
EA has just announced that its CEO, John Riccitiello, will step down from his position on March 30.
Monday, 11 Mar 2013
The board at Intel is actively considering an outsider for the role of CEO. They hope to have an replacement by May 16.
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012
Paul Otellini, Intel's current President and CEO, surprised the company's board of directors last week after informing them of his retirement plans which will take effect in May next year.
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012
Another new high level appointment for Yahoo as Kathy Savitt joins the team in the capacity of Chief Marketing Officer. She was the founder and CEO for social commerce company Lockerz and has worked for American Eagle and Amazon as well.
Monday, 23 Jan 2012
Acting on the recommendation of its Co-Chief Executive Officers, the Board of Directors of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has unanimously named Thorsten Heins as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mike Lazaridis is now Vice Chair of RIM's Board and Chair of the Board's new Innovation Committee, while Jim Balsillie remains a member of the Board.