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Best CFOs: Silicon Labs" John Hollister on his way to growing a billion-dollar company

Editor's note: This is one of several articles about the Best CFOs of 2018. See the others here. John Hollister has helped steer Silicon Laboratories Inc. as CFO since 2012, and has proven to be adept at running a global, publicly traded innovator on t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Meet America"s richest self-made woman

From growing up on a dairy farm to chairing a billion-dollar company......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 8th, 2018

Meet America"s richest self-made woman, a 71-year-old roofing titan worth over $6B

From growing up on a dairy farm to chairing a billion-dollar company......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 7th, 2018

A $15 billion e-cig startup that’s taking over the US is moving into London

Pax Labs Silicon Valley e-cig startup Juul Labs is bursting at the seams. On the heels of a $15 billion valuation, the company is rapidly expanding in the US and opening the doors to it.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

Why Whole Foods" CEO is not afraid of Amazon

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey said Tuesday that the company's same-store sales are growing again under Amazon, which purchased the grocery chain 10 months ago in a $13.7 billion deal......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2018

Milwaukee unit pushes tech company into ranks of fastest growing in U.S.

Some of the billion-dollar company's using MacGregor Partners' technology include Advance Auto Parts, DHL, Hershey’s, Kellogg’s, Wisconsin's Kohler Co. and Schneider Logistics......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2018

How a $9 billion startup deceived Silicon Valley

John Carreyrou of The Wall Street Journal broke the original story about how Theranos, a company that pitched a revolutionary blood-testing system, was misleading investors, patients, and busin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2018

Billion-Dollar Unicorns: DocuSign Growing Through Acquisitions

Billion-Dollar Unicorns: DocuSign Growing Through Acquisitions.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha15 hr. 53 min. ago

Report: Carl Icahn Accumulates Dollar Tree Shares

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn established a large stake in struggling Family Dollar in 2014. He pressured the company to seek a buyer and turned a significant profit when it was acquired by Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) for $8.5 billion. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga22 hr. 8 min. ago

Denver-based SendGrid acquired by San Francisco firm for $2 billion

It marks the second multi-billion dollar tech acquisition of a company with a large presence in Denver in less than a month......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018

Defense contractor with major DFW ties enters merger that will create $16B company

L3 Technologies, a multibillion-dollar defense contractor with deep ties to Dallas-Fort Worth, agreed to a merger with Harris Corp. in a deal that will create a company with annual revenue of $16 billion and 48,000 employees. The combined company, L3.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018

If you are buying at Dollar Tree then China tariffs are worrying

Dollar Tree is among retailers most affected by the $200 billion in tariffs on Chinese imports. The company may discontinue items, cut package sizes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2018

Dollar Tree, and its customers, feel pain of tariffs on Chinese imports

Dollar Tree is among retailers most affected by the $200 billion in tariffs on Chinese imports. The company may discontinue items, cut pac.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 8th, 2018

Exxon Mobil eyes multi-billion dollar investment at Singapore refinery: executive

Exxon Mobil Corp is considering a multi-billion dollar investment at its Singapore refinery, the company's largest, ahead of new global shipping fuel regulations starting in 2020, a senior executive said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

GE Ousts CEO Flannery, Writes Down $23 Billion in Goodwill

After just over a year in the corner office, GE CEO John Flannery has been replaced by lead director H. Lawrence Culp. The company also said it will not meet previous full-year cash flow and earnings........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 1st, 2018

GE CEO John Flannery steps down

General Electric Co Chief Executive Officer John Flannery stepped down on Monday after a year in charge as the company announced a $23 billion charge related to its power business......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 1st, 2018

Payment start-up Stripe is now a $20-billion company

The famed Silicon Valley venture capitalist Rei.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 26th, 2018

Sirius to acquire Pandora in $3.5 billion deal

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. agreed to acquire Pandora Media Inc. in a $3.5 billion deal, helping the satellite-radio company controlled by billionaire John Malone expand into online music. The all-stock... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 24th, 2018

Sirius XM to buy Pandora in $3.5B streaming push

Satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings will buy online music service Pandora Media in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal that will help it battle growing competition from streaming rivals Spotify and Apple Music......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 24th, 2018

Sirius XM to buy Pandora in $3.5 billion streaming push

Satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc will buy online music service Pandora Media Inc in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal that will help it battle growing competition from streaming rivals Spotify and Apple Music......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 24th, 2018

Chinese Tesla rival Nio hobbles into its IPO, raising just $1B

Fast-growing Chinese electric carmaker Nio, a Tesla rival with U.S. headquarters in San Jose, limped into its much-anticipated initial public offering this morning, raising roughly $1 billion and valuing the company at $6.41 billion. At one point, Nio .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018