ABB names ex-GE exec Maryrose Sylvester to lead U.S. business

ABB has appointed industrial and software specialist Maryrose Sylvester as the new head of its U.S. business, the Swiss engineering company said on Wednesday, replacing company veteran Greg Scheu, who is due to retire......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

HBO Max names three former Turner Broadcasting leaders to its exec team

HBO Max has announced the members of its executive team, which includes three former leaders at Turner Broadcasting.  Sandra Dewey, Patrick Kelly and Michael Quigley will join the new streaming service’s business operations and strategy group. All.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2019

Davis Chamber of Commerce names second CEO in eight months

A former rental housing advocate has been tapped to lead the Davis Chamber of Commerce. Cory Koehler is set to be the next CEO of the Davis Chamber, following eight months of turnover that have seen a few different names lead the business support .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2019

Uber brings back a former exec to lead its freight business

Lior Ron left Uber in March but has returned to head up its trucking business......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 8th, 2018

Former Halliburton exec named new head of $700M chemicals business unit

Columbia, Maryland-based W.R. Grace & Co. (NYSE: GRA), a chemicals and materials manufacturer, has hired a former Halliburton executive to lead its biggest business unit. W.R. Grace named Laura Schwinn as president of its $700 million specialty c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 5th, 2018

HBJ names university exec CFO of the Year for 2018

The Houston Business Journal celebrated its 2018 CFO of the Year awards Nov. 8. Jim McShan, CFO of the University of Houston, was named the CFO of the Year at the event. Click here to see all the finalists. When Jim McShan retired in 2014, he and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

GE brings longtime exec out of retirement to chair power business

General Electric Co. has brought back a former executive, John Rice, to help lead its newly-structured gas power business, less than a year after he left the company amid a series of other senior-executive departures. Before retiring at the end of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Elliott"s target Pernod names Lead Independent Director

Pernod Ricard , the family-backed French spirits group under pressure from activist investor Elliott, said on Wednesday it named business veteran Patricia Barbizet to the newly created role of Lead Independent director to further improve its governance......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

Dr. Reddy"s names Marc Kikuchi to lead generics business in North America

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 1st, 2019

Women Who Lead: Silicon Valley founders and entrepreneurs share advice on starting and scaling a business

The Silicon Valley Business Journal hosted its Women Who Lead: Founders and Entrepreneurs event on Sept. 10, in which the publication's managing editor, Marlize van Romburgh, moderated two lively panel discussions with five successful female Silicon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 18 min. ago

Exclusive: Lockheed names F-35 chief to run aeronautics as Evans undergoes medical treatment

Greg Ulmer, head of Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter program, will temporarily lead the company's aeronautics division while its current chief, Michele Evans, undergoes medical treatment, the company told employees on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 16th, 2019

In international business, CTI exec Earley finds kindness translates well

In the decade since joining CTI Clinical Trial & Consulting Services, Pat Earley has established more than 20 foreign offices in Europe, Latin America and the Pacific Rim. As chief international business officer, he takes as many as 19 overseas tri.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2019

Johnson-Sabir, Kirgues among appointees to new WEDC committee focused on startups

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. on Wednesday announced the names of Wisconsin business leaders who will make up the state's new Entrepreneurship and Innovation Committee, which was created earlier this year to develop opportunities for startup.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2019

Will Jason Crow"s small-business focus lead to benefits for Colorado companies?

The freshman Democrat has received praise for a prompt-pay bill and a local slate of events, but the frequent target of Republican criticism has yet to pass a business bill into law......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2019

Top 10 Most Innovative Business Leaders In The US

When we talk about the most innovative companies in America, the names that pop up in our minds are Amazon, Google, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook, and... The post Top 10 Most Innovative Business Leaders In The US appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 10th, 2019

Former Hawaii hotel exec donates $1M to Shidler College of Business

Former Starwood Hotels & Resorts executive Keith Vieira has donated $1 million from his estate to an existing scholarship at the University of Hawaii at Manoa's Shidler College of Business. The scholarship, which was recently dubbed the Keith Viei.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2019

Franklin mayor says Strauss Brands has deal with his city; company exec preps Milwaukee project

The mayor of Franklin believes his community has an agreement with Strauss Brands LLC to build its new 250-employee headquarters there but the company’s chief financial officer said a Milwaukee central city business park is the better option......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2019

Charlotte-based exec chosen to help lead new group at Wells Fargo

A local Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) executive was recently tapped to lead the eastern division of the bank's newly formed Food, Beverage and Agribusiness group, which is part of the specialized industries division of commercial banking.  Shann.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2019

Lawrence Group names next generation of leadership

The appointments of Mike Schnaare and Tim Rowbottom to lead one of St. Louis' largest architecture and design firms have been planned for years.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2019

The Agenda: Online college programs, scattered showers and a helping of Welsh rarebit

MORNING LEAD Hilbert College is stretching its horizons. Business First’s Dan Miner reports that the college is going online with its master programs in criminal justice and cybersecurity, making them available to potential students across the c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2019

Social media selling 101: What your business needs to know

While social media selling isn’t exactly a new concept, companies who master the art of selling through social platforms have a major advantage. According to LinkedIn Sales Solutions, companies that sell through social media attract 45% more lead.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2019