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

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

How Studio Movie Grill is letting conscious capitalism lead

This story is part of the Dallas Business Journal's coverage for the Middle Market 50 Awards, a program that honors the fastest-growing middle-market companies in North Texas. Rankings for the 2019 winners will be revealed at an event on Thursday, June .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 2019

Barclays names Gruber as chemicals head for Europe and Middle East: source

Barclays has named Gabriel Gruber as the new head of its chemicals banking team for Europe and the Middle East as it seeks to win more business after advising the likes of Evonik on their recent disposals, a source familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

Bloemendaal thrilled to promote "hidden gem" Milwaukee

Convention bureau exec aided DNC bid, leads hike in business.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

Why Private Equity’s Biggest Names Are Getting Into a Small-Loan Backwater

In finance, boring and safe often go together. There could hardly be a more boring category name than business development companies (BDCs), or a more boring role than their original business model: turning money from mom-and-pop investors into.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 11th, 2019

Roche names new head of $13 billion diagnostics unit

Swiss drugmaker Roche on Tuesday named a new head of its $13-billion-per-year diagnostics business and also said board member Peter Voser is stepping down to focus on his expanded duties as interim head of Swiss engineering group ABB......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Wells Fargo names Bay Area business banking executives as part of restructuring

The restructuring of business banking is the latest sign that Wells Fargo’s leadership might be finally putting a series of scandals behind them......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

Zoomdata"s San Mateo office closes following acquisition

Logi Analytics Inc., a Virginia-based company, is purchasing business intelligence and data visualization startup Zoomdata Inc., a move that will lead to the departure of Zoomdata's Silicon Valley-based CEO......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

Uber’s Management Departures Likely to Rattle Investor Nerves

Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) is no stranger to contrversy. After taking lead in the ride-hailing business, Uber has finally come public. The analysts gave Uber solid ratings for the most........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 9th, 2019

Swiss drugmaker Novartis names new drug division head

Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Novartis named Marie-France Tschudin head of its main drugs business after its previous manager, Paul Hudson, was poised to take the CEO position at French drugmaker Sanofi......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 7th, 2019

Cybercrime is bigger than the drug trade: Why small- and medium-sized businesses are more susceptible to online threats

Mention drug lords and names that come to mind are Pablo “The King of Cocaine” Escobar and Griselda “The Black Widow” Blanco – powerful drug traffickers who amassed billions of dollars while in business. The billions that drug cartels make are .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2019

OSU names interim dean of business college

Oregon State University has named a longtime administrator and professor as interim dean of its College of Business. James Coakley will start in his new role Aug. 1. He takes over from outgoing Dean Mitzi Montoya, who was named provost and executive vi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2019

Point Park names two new board members

Point Park announced over Memorial Day weekend that it had added two new members to its Board of Trustees: Rich A. Pegher and Peggy A. Schiavone. Pegher is a 1974 graduate of Point Park, where he earned a bachelor's degree in business administrati.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2019

Former semiconductor exec to lead KPA

The Colorado-based KPA opened a downtown Portland office with the acquisition of Compli in January......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2019