| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Top executives of Integrys Energy Group Inc. will receive substantial payouts known as golden parachutes after Wisconsin Energy Corp. officially acquires the company next year.
A "golden parachute" is a common term referring to a payout an executive...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Accretive Health on Thursday said it will replace its top financial executive as it prepares to restate its revenue and income figures.
Peter Csapo, who was most recently area senior vice president and chief financial officer for VHA Inc., will take...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Crate and Barrel CEO Sascha Bopp, who led the furniture chain’s recent international expansion, has resigned, less than a month after his second-in-command left the company.
Adrian Mitchell, Crate and Barrel’s chief operating officer and...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Walgreen has exercised its option to buy the remaining 55 percent of European pharmacy retailer and wholesaler Alliance Boots in a $15.26 billion deal that will keep its corporate tax headquarters in the United States.
The company that will emerge...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Jeffrey Agid was promoted to store manager at Dolphin Carpet & Tile in Southwest Ranches.
Jeanine Dronsick joined Maya Swimwear as sales director in Miami. Dronsick began her career as vice president of production and director of sales for her...
| Oct 13, 2013
Re "Wealth gap only getting worse," Column, Oct. 11
I agree with David Lazarus that we need a remedy to the wealth gap issue. But I cannot agree that we should raise the top marginal tax rate, which drives so many business decisions, including workforce...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Veteran Hollywood marketer Cheryl Boone Isaacs has been elected the first African American president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the organization that hands out the film industry's Oscars each year.
Isaacs, a longtime academy...
| May 4, 2013
| 2:56 PM
In a move to expand the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences membership's involvement in Oscar voting, the organization announced Saturday during its first general membership meeting that it will allow all members to vote in the foreign-language...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:12 PM
Universal Orlando is likely to add thousands more hotel rooms in coming years as Central Florida's No. 2 theme-park resort continues an aggressive expansion, a top executive said Wednesday.
"We've done a study that says we could have 10,000 or 15,000...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Mary Barra, who started at General Motors Co. as a teenager and played a key role in the automaker's post-bailout turnaround, will become the first female chief executive in the company's history.
Despite the groundbreaking nature of her appointment,...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:38 AM
The sudden illness of Karin Akerson, the wife of General Motors Co. Chief Executive Dan Akerson, sped up the naming of a new top executive at the nation’s largest automaker.
GM said Mary Barra will succeed Akerson in January. Barra, 51, heads the...