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

UNM names new Anderson School of Management dean

As future business leaders learn to navigate a distributed and virtual workplace, University of New Mexico has found a unique fit to lead its Anderson School of Management. Dr. Mitzi Montoya, a veteran educator, leader and researcher of how virtual.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2020

Red Hat names longtime exec as new president and CEO

Red Hat has named a new CEO to lead the Raleigh-based company as Jim Whitehurst takes a larger role with IBM. Paul Cormier, formerly Red Hat's president of Products and Technologies, has been named president and CEO, the Red Hat announced Monday. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2020

Tech association hires new exec to lead in Southern Willamette Valley

The state's technology industry group hires former University of Oregon Lundquist College of Business program director to lead its Southern Willamette Valley initiative......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Exec named to lead bookings at Yum Center, new sports stadiums

ASM Global, the manager of several Louisville sporting venues, has named a new executive to head up booking and business growth. Taki Pappas has joined ASM Global’s Louisville team as director of event booking and business development for the KFC.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2020

Meet the Portland-based exec Wells Fargo tapped to lead national commercial banking

Perry Pelos feels at home in Oregon. The Wells Fargo banker recently moved with his wife Lynne Pelos to a home in Amity in order to be closer to her wine business (iOTA Cellars). Pelos, who lived for years in Minnesota, said he enjoys the state's ab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2020

Bank names former Bank of Marin exec to lead North Bay expansion

Plans include building a commercial banking team based in the North Bay.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2020

Kraft Heinz names Campbell exec to head U.S. business

Kraft Heinz Co on Wednesday named Campbell Soup Co executive Carlos Abrams-Rivera as the leader of its U.S. business, the Heinz ketchup maker's latest executive hire as it aims to revitalize its business after a troubling year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Birmingham-Southern names new McCain Executive-in-Residence

An entrepreneur with an extensive record of success is headed to a Birmingham college to lead the next generation of business professionals. Michael Connolly is the newest endowed McCain Executive-in-Residence in Entrepreneurship and is currently t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 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

Hawaii Society of Business Professionals names new president

The Hawaii Society of Business Professionals has named Warren Miyake, business development manager and senior project manager of The Audio Visual Company, or AVCO, as its new president. Miyake has nearly 20 years of experience at AVCO, which is a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2020

Treasury identifies 650,000 small businesses that received Paycheck Protection Program loans

The Treasury Department on Monday released the names of companies that got more than $150,000 from the government's small business lending program. Those firms made up less than 15% of the nearly 5 million small companies that received .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJul 6th, 2020

Alibaba has fired leading exec Zhao Yan. He helped his girlfriend secure a high-paying job and accepted gifts from business partners, the company says.

Reuters Alibaba has fired Zhao Yan, the head of its livestreaming division, on grounds of nepotism and accepting gifts from business partners, according to an internal company memo revi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2020

New ETF chief at Federated Hermes

Federated Hermes Inc. has hired industry veteran Brandon Clark to lead its exchange-traded fund business. Clark will serve as director, ETF business, and senior vice president. He will develop and implement the company’s global ETF business stra.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020