| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:14 PM
United Technologies Corp. Chief Executive Officer Louis R. Chênevert took home $24.68 million last year, an increase of 26 percent from 2012, according to federal filings.
Chênevert, 56, received a 4.4 percent increase in base salary to $1.76 million....
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Northeast Utilities Chief Executive Officer Thomas J. May made 28 percent less last year than he did in 2012, according to regulatory filings made Friday.
May, who also is chairman of the company's board of directors, took home $11.83 million in 2013,...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Discovery Communications Inc. has extended Chief Executive David Zaslav's lucrative employment agreement for another six years, fortifying the leadership of the cable television programming company after a period of sustained growth.
| Jan 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Consider these recent key actions: Universal abruptly refocuses Focus Films in hopes of maximizing profits. Time Warner plans to spin off its magazines to a new publicly traded entity in which the editorial side of the magazines is placed under control of...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Nolan D. Archibald, who led the former Black & Decker into a deal to create New Britain-based Stanley Black & Decker and then served as the new company's executive chairman, brought home $123.6 million last year, federal filings Tuesday show.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Cigna Corp. CEO David M. Cordani's compensation last year was 4.5 times the amount he received the year before, according to an annual notice of executive compensation filed Friday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
He received $3.97...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:45 PM
The CEO of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. received $14.4 million in compensation last year, the company reported in a recent filing. That's down 29 percent from 2012.
MassMutual CEO Roger Crandall's compensation included $1 million in salary, a...
| Dec 17, 2013
Insurance giant American International Group Inc. announced it would sell a majority of its Century City aircraft-leasing unit to Netherlands-based AerCap Holdings, in a deal valued at $5.4 billion in cash and stock.
The deal for International Lease...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:57 PM
State lawmakers and some local politicians are considering raising their own salaries in 2014 — proposals that supporters say might have more traction now that Maryland is a few years out of the recession.
This week, a state commission...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Disney CEO Bob Iger earned $34.3 million in fiscal 2013, a 15% drop from his 2012 compensation.
Disney released details of Iger's compensation Monday as part of the proxy filing for its 2014 annual meeting, set for March 18 in Portland, Ore.
The drop in...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Ray Irani, once the highest paid executive in the oil industry, is getting a $14-million lump sum as part of a $26-million settlement after being ousted as chairman of Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Irani, who joined the Los Angeles oil company in 1983...