PHOENIX— The chief executive officer of the Phoenix metropolitan area's bus and light-rail systems announced his resignation Tuesday amid a newspaper's investigation into his expense reports. Valley Metro also reportedly paid almost $19,000 to take Glendale city officials to Oregon two months ago to examine Portland's light-rail system with the...» Read More
Eaton Corporation Chairman & CEO Sandy Cutler discusses the confusing 2013, and "exciting prospects" he has for the company in 2014. Also, Cutler says he is "very proud" of what his team has accomplished around the world this year.
Due to the uncertainties in Washington, it is a difficult time for the defense business, says Linda Hudson, Bae Systems CEO. She says 1,200 workers were out of work due to the shutdown and shifting Bae System's portfolio into military equipment and high tech electronics.
Daniel Hilferty, Independence Blue Cross president and CEO, explains why he embraces Obamacare. To get lower premiums he says exchanges need "the whole bowl of wax" meaning young and healthy to sign up as well.
Aker Philadelphia Shipyard president and CEO Kristian Rokke discusses the increase in ship demand, and concerns he has for the shipping industry.
Eric Stromberg, Oyster CEO, explains how his company allows subscribers to access thousands of book titles from big publishers.
Henry Walker, Farmers & Merchants Bank, president, and Ken Cruse, Sunstone Hotel Investors, president and CEO, discuss what's driving the Golden State's economy and how the government shutdown has impacted business.
Aaron Jagdfeld, Generac Power Systems CEO, discusses how his company is profiting by providing backup power for consumers.
Peder Holk Nielsen, CEO of Novozymes, says the growth rate in China has slowed and is one of the weaker markets for the company.
Eivind Kallevik, CFO at Norsk Hydro, says that dealing with the volatility in foreign exchange rates is "not easy".
International Paper Chairman and CEO John Farac says his company is looking to continually innovate, and discusses McDonald's announcement it is moving to paper from foam products and the company's growth.
DuPont Chair & CEO Ellen Kullman discusses the company's decision to separate its chemical business. "It might be low growth, and it might be volatile, but it's high margin and a very solid set of businesses," she says.
Chuck Jeaness, Goldcorp, president and CEO, says there is a sustainable demand for gold across China, India, and other parts of Asia.
Maurice Taylor, Titan International chairman and CEO, once called French workers "lazy." He explains his deal to now buy a factory there.
Nigel Travis, Dunkin' Brands chairman and CEO, says the coffee, especially flavored, donuts, and sandwich business are doing well. He feels consumers will be in a better situation if we can get a resolution in Washington. We want "certainty and consistency," he adds.
Digging into companies who have varying opinions from those on Wall St. versus Main St., with Bill Conlin, Abel/Noser president and CEO.
Thejo Kote, Automatic co-founder and CEO, explains how his company's device can help drivers save money on "the most expensive computer" they own.
"The evidence that Obamacare is having a negative impact on hiring is unequivocal, abundant and consistent with common sense," says Andrew Puzder, CKE Restaurants CEO. Puzder employs more than 70,000 people at restaurant chains Hardee's and Carl's Junior.
Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman & CEO, breaks down the auto dealer's mixed earnings results and weighs in with his outlook on the company.
Rob Katz, Vail Resorts chairman & CEO, talks about this winter's upcoming ski trends and how his company is transforming the industry.
Martin Sass, CEO & Chairman of MD Sass, says every part of eBay's business is up and shows no signs of slowing down.