GM becomes first major auto company in history to have a female CEO and a female CFO (GM)

GM Dhivya Suryadevara will become GM's new CFO, joining CEO Mary Barra. No other major automaker has two women in such .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

"Oh my God, this is a sexual harassment claim waiting to happen": Early Google insiders describe Sergey Brin as a company "playboy" who "got around" with female employees

Stephen Lam/Reuters A new book about Google's early company culture, called "Valley of Genius: The Uncensored History of Silicon Valley," alleges that Google cofounder Sergey Brin used to be a "playboy" among female employee.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

How this Chinese company is tackling gender equality

CTrip CEO Jane Sun is one of the few female leaders of a major tech company in China. She talked to CNN's Kristie Lu Stout about fighting back against sexist job ads and encouraging women to speak up about their achievements......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJun 7th, 2018

Revlon names its first female CEO in its 86-year history

Debra Perelman has been appointed the first female Chief Executive Officer of Revlon, a company that's majority owned by her billionaire father, Ronald Perelman......»»

Category: topSource: moneyMay 23rd, 2018

NYSE names first female president in its 226-year history

The exchange's parent company announced Stacey Cunningham is taking over as president Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 22nd, 2018

Lisa Wardell walked into a meeting with 14 white, male bankers — and she ran the room

How the only female African American CEO in the Standard & Poor’s mid-cap 400 index climbed from selling sneakers to leading a $3 billion company. .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 23rd, 2019

Lisa Wardell walked into a meeting with 14 white, male bankers — and she ran the room

How the only female African American CEO in the Standard & Poor’s mid-cap 400 index climbed from selling sneakers to leading a $3 billion company. .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 23rd, 2019

JetBlue’s Getting Sued By Female Crew Members Accusing 2 Pilots of Drugging, Rape During Layover ‘Fantasy’

"As far as we are aware both pilots still work for the company and no corrective action of any kind was taken with respect to either." JetBlue is getting sued after two of its pilots allegedly drugg.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 22nd, 2019

Female economists report widespread discrimination and sexual assault, prompting calls for major change

Leaders of the American Economic Association pledged major reforms as a survey of 9,000 economists revealed widespread mistreatment of women and minorities in the profession......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 20th, 2019

HomeAdvisor’s new CFO is one of the youngest female finance executives at a public company

She led the finance team through an acquisition and record year for revenue in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019

These Five Major Airlines Plan to Add a Non-Binary Gender Option for Fliers Soon

When booking, some airlines will offer passengers more than just "female" an.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 15th, 2019

Funding For Female Founders Stalled at 2.2% of VC Dollars in 2018

All female founders put together got $10 billion less than Juul did last year. In 2018, all female founders put together received $10 billion less in funding than one e-cigarette company, Juul, to.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 28th, 2019

Fund Manager Accused of Sexual Harassment After Texting Female Co-Worker His Hotel Room Number

IFM Investors senior fund manager, Frederic Michel-Verdier, 50, learned the hard way how broad the "sexual harassment" definition has become when he had his bonus cut and was put on a 12 month "time out" from drinking at company events following a se.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 22nd, 2019

MillerCoors hires Kraft Heinz brand leader as chief marketing officer

MillerCoors has hired its first female chief marketing officer. The Chicago-based beer company with significant Milwaukee operations named Michelle St. Jacques its new CMO, the brewer announced Friday. St. Jacques, who has nearly two decades of b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Sun Country Airlines coming to PHL airport in major company expansion

Sun Country Airlines will begin new service in and out of the Philadelphia International Airport on April 18, officials announced Tuesday, as part of the Minneapolis-based company's largest route expansion in its history. The expansion includes 19 s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2019

Pelosi Expected to Start as House Speaker Amid Obstacles With Trump and House Progressives

From border wall funding to pay-as-you-go legislation. Nancy Pelosi will make history for the second time today. She became the first female S.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 3rd, 2019

Plains All American appoints female Tudor Pickering co-founder to board

Alexandra Pruner, formerly the CFO of Tudor, Pickering, Holt and Co. and its parent company, now serves on the boards of two of Houston's most prominent energy companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

National Gallery of Art chooses first female director

The National Gallery of Art in Washington has selected Kaywin Feldman of the Minneapolis Institute of Art as its new director, the first woman to hold the job in the museum’s 77-year history......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2018

ICE Boss tells NYSE President Cunningham: “Go Reinvent This Place”

Cunningham is first female President in Big Board's 226-year-history Stocks could be soaring or plunging, but Stacey Cunningham is clear-eyed.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2018

AutoZone names new supply chain exec

AutoZone has a new vice president of supply chain. The Memphis-based auto parts company recently announced the promotion of Mitch Major to the role of senior vice president, supply chain and customer satisfaction, for AutoZone Inc. and will serve o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Former Nike marketing manager joins class-action lawsuit against company

A seventh female plaintiff has joined a pay and gender discrimination lawsuit filed against Nike Inc. In a court filing made Monday, former Nike marketing manager Paige Azavedo said she was passed over for advancement and she was "constantly berat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018