Julie Sweet of Accenture joins ranks of female CEOs

Accenture’s board of directors announced yesterday that Julie Sweet has been appointed chief executive officer effective Sept. 1. She will also join the board of the multinational professional services company. Sweet, 51, will join the ranks of the 3.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Accenture’s Julie Sweet Has The World’s CEOs On Speed Dial. Here’s A Chance To Listen In


Category: topSource: timeJun 1st, 2020

Accenture CEO: We seek total gender equality by 2025

As CEO of Accenture North America, Julie Sweet wants to accomplish what most other executives at major companies have not: Making sure men and women are represented equally in the company's ranks......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 23rd, 2018

WGN-TV names new co-anchor of Midday News

WGN-TV has named Julie Unruh as co-anchor of WGN Midday News effective immediately, replacing Steve Sanders, who retired from WGN-TV after 37 years at the station. Unruh joins Dina Bair as co-anchor, the first time a female duo has led WGN Midd.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2020

Accenture taps Arlington-based Julie Sweet as global chief executive

Accenture Inc.'s board of directors has appointed Greater Washington-based North American CEO Julie Sweet to global chief executive effective Sept. 1. David Rowland, who was named interim CEO in January, has been appointed Accenture's executive ch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Accenture names Julie Sweet as new CEO effective September 1st

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: theflyonthewallJul 11th, 2019

Accenture names new CEO

Accenture Plc. said late Thursday its board of directors has named Julie Sweet the company's new chief executive office.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2019

Accenture CEO: Diversity is critical

Accenture has set the goal to achieve a gender balanced workforce by 2025. CNN's Poppy Harlow sits down with Accenture CEO Julie Sweet......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 20th, 2018

Women CEOs still a rarity, but pay tops that of men

Female CEOs remain scarce at the biggest publicly traded companies but those who hold the top job receive pay competitive with male peers. Women make up only 5% of the CEO ranks at S&P 500 companies.       &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 25th, 2018

PepsiCo"s Nooyi to exit, thinning the ranks of U.S. female CEOs

Indra Nooyi is stepping down as chief executive officer of food and beverage giant PepsiCo Inc., handing the reins to a top lieutenant in a transition that will draw attention to the dearth of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 6th, 2018

Trump Goes Postal, eBay Sues Amazon, Novartis Buy: CEO Daily for October 18, 2018

Must-read business news, delivered every morning. Good morning. Accenture North America CEO Julie Sweet had two simple pieces of advice for companies considering blockchain projects yesterday at the Fortune Global Forum in Toronto.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 18th, 2018

Accenture CEO: Diversity and Inclusion Start From Within

Accenture North America CEO Julie Sweet outlines steps to build an inclu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 8th, 2019

Amazon brand value soars above $400 billion, as TikTok joins ranks of Kantar and WPP’s top 100 brands for the first time

The total brand value of the Top 100 global brands has reached nearly $5 trillion, showing the growing power and influence of technology......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2020

Which public CEOs delivered the best bang for the buck?

Each year the Business Courier ranks public company CEOs based on who provided most impressive results relative to their pay. Here's who tops this year's list......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

WHO’S NEWS: Helmsley Spear bolsters ranks; Drew Warshaw joins Enterprise

Helmsley Spear announced the appointment of James Emden as vice chairman of the firm......»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 17th, 2020

Tennis star Naomi Osaka overtakes Serena Williams as highest-earning female athlete

Naomi Osaka has overtaken fellow tennis star Serena Williams to become the highest-paid female athlete of all time, earning a record $37.4 million in the last year from prize money and endorsements. Osaka, 22, ranks No. 29 among the 100 highest-pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 27th, 2020

‘Sweet Home Chicago’ telethon, sponsored by area CEOs, to support COVID-19 relief efforts Saturday

A group of business leaders from Chicago’s financial, development and entertainment industries is banding together to raise funds for the Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund, as well as other local charities and coronavirus rel.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 16th, 2020

These Cincinnati executives named to list of most overpaid CEOs

A recently released list of the 100 most overpaid CEOs included two Cincinnati top executives among its ranks. The shareholder advocacy nonprofit As You Sow recently released its annual list of overpaid CEOs, which compares the actual pay of CEOs versus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2020

Target joins Best Buy in ranks of top 10 e-commerce retailers

Target’s online business has increased enough to put it among the top 10 U.S. e-commerce retailers ,while Macy’s and the parent company of the Home Shopping Network dropped further down the list, per an annual study by market research company .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2020

Serena Williams joins job platform for working moms as advisor

Serena Williams has joined The Mom Project, a job site platform that promotes the hiring and retention of working mothers, as a strategic advisor. "I'm calling on CEOs, heads of people and business leaders big and small. It doesn't matter whether you.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

Florida ranks among best states for female entrepreneurs

Florida is among the 10 best states for female entrepreneurs, after rising 11 spots on’s annual ranking. With its 11-spot rise, among the five highest jumps on this year’s list, Florida lands as the sixth best startup locale.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2020