| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Former Lava Bear Films executive Adam Rymer has been named president of Chris Hardwick's Nerdist Industries, while Comedy Central and CBS vet Jack Herrguth takes over as head of development of the network dedicated to fanboy fare.
Rymer and Herrguth join...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 1:59 PM
At least three key executives are expected to leave or have already left the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority after their jobs were eliminated to make the agency less top-heavy, Metro confirmed on Friday.
| Feb 9, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Two years after the creation of SAG-AFTRA, national executive director David White has reorganized the top staff of the performers union.
White made the disclosure at Saturday's meeting of the SAG-AFTRA national board, with chief administrative officer...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Hartford will have a new CEO in July as Liam E. McGee steps down amid health problems, the company announced Monday.
McGee, 59, will remain as chairman of The Hartford Financial Services Group until the next annual shareholders' meeting.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Ali Rowghani has resigned as chief operating officer of Twitter, about eight months after the social-media company went public.
Rowghani will continue to be a Twitter employee, acting as a strategic adviser to CEO Dick Costolo, the company said in a...
| May 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The Television Academy has promoted digital exec Maury McIntyre to president and chief operating officer, filling the post left vacant in April by the death of Lucy Hood.
McIntyre has been with the TV Acad since March 2013, signing on as VP of digital....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The idea for the business came to Greg Vetter shortly after a friend swiped a two-liter bottle of his mom's homemade lemon-garlic salad dressing from his refrigerator.
Inspired by the lengths someone would go to for a dressing by "Tessemae," his mom's...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Starbucks Corp. Chief Executive Howard Schultz is passing off day-to-day duties at the world’s largest coffee chain to his chief financial officer.
Schultz will focus on blending the company’s bricks-and-mortar, e-commerce, digital, card and...
| May 5, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Target Chief Executive Gregg Steinhafel is leaving the retailer after a massive data breach during the critical holiday season jeopardized the personal information of up to 110 million customers and caused the company's sales to plunge.
| May 5, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Target's massive data breach claimed its highest-profile victim yet — Chief Executive Gregg Steinhafel — as the retailer struggles to recover the trust of shoppers and investors.
After 35 years with the brand, Steinhafel stepped down...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:07 AM
Two weeks ago, a white supremacist opened fire outside of the Jewish Community Center and at an assisted living facility in Overland Park, Kan. He is charged with murdering three people.
After his arrest, he yelled "Heil Hitler" from inside a squad car....