Business Strategy CEOs

  • Comcast CEO: TWC merger allows for innovation

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO, about Comcast's transaction with Charter Communications and how it will help the merger with Time Warner. Roberts also comments on Netflix CEO Reed Hastings' objection to the deal.

  • Secret of success? Focus on customers: Whitman

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman about her career and what she thinks has made her a successful leader. Whitman also reveals her biggest failure and how it shaped her future.

  • SBUX Schultz big picture on technology

    There is no consumer brand that can endure and succeed, unless it integrates a digital and social mobile strategy, said Howard Schultz, Starbucks president & CEO, discussing the company's investment in technology.

  • Starbucks: Howard Schultz' profound impact

    CNBC's Jim Cramer speaks to Howard Schultz, Starbucks president & CEO, about his place on CNBC's 25 most influential list, his humble beginnings and how he started Starbucks.

  • Bob Iger, CEO of Walt Disney Corp, John Donahoe, CEO of Ebay and Pierre Dauman, CEO of Viacom. These three companies' boards pay CEOs above the median of the company’s self-selected peers.

    Ira Kay, the top CEO-compensation consultant, is on a mission to defend rising executive compensation, despite outrage from shareholders.

  • Container Store CEO: Consumer behavior better

    Kip Tindell, The Container Store chairman & CEO, and Jodi Taylor, The Container Store CFO, discusses the weather's impact on the company's quarterly earnings results that saw profits rise but fall short of estimates.

  • Buffalo Wild Wings CEO says 'huge demand' for US brands

    Sally Smith, President and CEO of Buffalo Wild Wings, breaks down her company's strong quarterly results and reveals her plans to expand globally. Also Smith explains why her company switched from Coke to Pepsi.

  • Forest Labs CEO on taxes

    Brent Saunders, CEO of Forest Labs, discusses his company's acquisition by Ireland-based Actavis.

  • While it seems that kids are playing with touchscreens more than toys, Lego Group is confident that the building-blocks will remain relevant forever.

  • Brooks' Warren Buffett sneaker

    Jim Weber, Brooks Running Company CEO, discusses the company's turnaround and relevance, and its limited edition sneaker designed for Berkshire Hathaway's shareholder conference. The running shoe will feature Warren Buffett's image on the insole.

  • GE chief executive, Jeff Immelt, met French officials Monday to discuss the U.S. company's bid for Alstom amid news of a rival bid from Siemens of Germany.

  • Disruption in tech driving innovation: CEO

    Discussing optimism among start-up companies in the U.S. and abroad, with Greg Becker, Silicon Valley Bank CEO.

  • Schwarzman on M&A: Deals to be had

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan talks to Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone Group chairman and CEO, about compensation strategy, M&A activity and the current business climate.

  • Macy's won the game: Kniffen

    Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO, shares his outlook on big box retailers. He says Macy's and Wal-Mart are doing well in omni-channel retailing.

  • Keeping eye out, but don't feel need for M&A: Bayer CEO

    Marijn Dekkers, CEO of Bayer, says the company does not feel the "absolute need" to make acquisitions, but is keeping an eye on opportunities in the market.

  • AOL Brand Group CEO: 'Makers' about groundbreaking women

    Susan Lyne, The AOL Brands Group CEO, discusses the expansion of "Makers" brand into China.

  • Dan Akerson, former CEO of General Motors

    Former GM CEO Dan Akerson's compensation fell 18 percent last year to just over $9 million, which the firm said was due to the timing of stock awards.

  • Protecting the national power grid

    Nick Akins, American Electric Power president & CEO, explains how the polar vortex "substantially" helped the company's Q1 earnings and discusses threats to the national power grid.

  • Royal Caribbean's 'floating' business

    Richard Fain, Royal Caribbean Cruises chairman & CEO, discusses opportunity and growth in Europe, and the importance of empowering his people to come up with new ideas and innovation.

  • Nike CEO: Expanding reach of Nike Fuel

    Mark Parker, Nike president & CEO, discusses the future of Nike's FuelBand and addresses speculation of a collaboration between Apple and Nike.