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Fed chief, Disney send Dow, S&P 500 to records

An upbeat economic assessment from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and a solid start to Disney's streaming video service sent the Dow and S&P 500 to record closing highs. Conway G. Gittens reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 13th, 2019

Now what? Cybersecurity concerns arise as workers return to the office

After rushing to send employees and equipment home and establishing ways for working remotely on the fly, the return to work offers the opportunity for a more measured approach by chief information officers (CIOs) and IT teams. The reality is .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2020

How Kevin Mayer "Was Snubbed" At Disney And Has A Lot To Prove At TikTok

Walt Disney Co's (NYSE: DIS) former head of streaming Kevin Mayer "was snubbed" and is on a mission to show "greater relevance" as TikTok's new chief executiv read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 22nd, 2020

Disney"s streaming chief Mayer to become TikTok CEO

Walt Disney Co's top streaming executive, Kevin Mayer, will leave the entertainment and theme parks giant to become the chief executive officer of Chinese company ByteDance Technology Co's popular video app TikTok, the companies said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 18th, 2020

Disney streaming chief Kevin Mayer leaves to be CEO at TikTok

The Walt Disney Co. made some key executive appointments in its Disney Parks, Experiences and Products and Direct-to-Consumer and International divisions on Monday, including news that the latter's chairman has ankled the post to join TikTok as CE.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Disney+ chief Kevin Mayer named new CEO of TikTok

Kevin Mayer, who was passed over for the top job at Walt Disney Co., is becoming chief executive of TikTok, in a jump from one of the entertainment industry’s most venerable names to one of its buzziest new arrivals......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2020

Disney"s Mayer to become TikTok CEO

Walt Disney Co said on Monday its top streaming executive, Kevin Mayer, will leave to become the Chief Executive Officer of Bytedance's popular video app TikTok......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 18th, 2020

Warner Records chief Aaron Bay-Schuck eyes a deal above the Sunset Strip

Aaron Bay-Schuck, CEO of Warner Records, is asking $5.9 million for his stylish architectural abode in Hollywood Hills. Aaron Bay-Schuck, CEO of Warner Records, is asking $5.9 million for his stylish architectural abode in Hollywood Hills......»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 28th, 2020

Legal roundup: Baker Donelson"s pro bono COVID-19 efforts, Adams and Reese names new COO, more

Editor's Note: Legal Roundup is the BBJ's weekly look at news and notes from the local legal scene. Send items to acoker@bizjournals.com. • Adams and Reese LLP has named Stephen C. Wolf chief operating officer. He is based in the firm’s New Orlean.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2020

Warner Records chief Tom Corson bags a showplace in Rancho Mirage

After buying Jessica Alba's Beverly Hills home .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 2nd, 2020

"Dear Elon": Ukraine takes up Tesla"s ventilator offer via Twitter

Ukraine has taken to Twitter to ask Elon Musk to send it ventilators after the billionaire chief executive of Tesla Inc offered to ship them across the world during the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 2nd, 2020

Disney Chairman Bob Iger to forgo salary amid virus crisis

Walt Disney Inc Executive Chairman Bob Iger will forgo his salary and newly named Chief Executive Officer Bob Chapek will take a 50% pay cut amid the coronavirus crisis, according to an internal email from Chapek......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 30th, 2020

Disney Chairman Bob Iger to forgo salary amid virus crisis: CNBC

Walt Disney Inc Executive Chairman Bob Iger will forgo his salary and newly named Chief Executive Officer Bob Chapek will take a 50% pay cut amid the coronavirus crisis, CNBC reported on Monday, citing an internal email......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 30th, 2020

Disney annual meeting likely to address executive pay and coronavirus impact

Executive compensation and coronavirus are likely to be the focus of investor questions at Walt Disney Co's annual meeting on Wednesday - the first to feature the company’s new chief executive officer, Bob Chapek......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2020

Disney Stock Faces Uncertainty as Storied CEO Retires

When the story of the business world in the early 21st century is written, Disney CEO Bob Iger will be on the list of the most important chief executives. Can Bob Chapek fill his shoes?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 2nd, 2020

Disney"s Iger could set trend for rare leadership role

As the state Capitol, criminal justice interests have funneled hundreds of thousands of dollars to state lawmakers who will decide whether to amend the reforms, campaign finance records... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 28th, 2020

Disney just named a new chief executive. He’ll face challenges Bob Iger never imagined.

Disney has lived a charmed life for the past 10 years. But there may be trouble on the horizon......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 28th, 2020

Is new Disney CEO Bob Chapek up to the task?

A global pandemic and the challenge of figuring out the future of entertainment greeted Bob Chapek on Wednesday as he took over as Chief Executive Officer of Walt Disney Co ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2020

From Salesforce to Disney, it"s hard for some CEOs to say goodbye

Welcome to this week's edition of Trending, the newsletter where we highlight BI Prime's biggest tech stories. I'm Alexei Oreskovic, Business Insider's West Coast bureau chief and gl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 26th, 2020

New Disney CEO’s first big challenge is coronavirus crisis

Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Officer Bob Chapek is taking the helm at a perilous time for the company in China......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 26th, 2020

Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down; parks chief to take the helm

Bob Chapek, who has led Disney Parks, has been named Walt Disney CEO, succeeding Bob Iger, who will stay on as executive chairman......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 25th, 2020