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  • What's working at MercadoLibre     Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 5:44 PM ET

    Marcos Galperin, MercadoLibre co-founder and CEO, discusses e-commerce competition, the company's shipping strategy and the state of operations in troubled countries.

  • Palo Alto CEO: Rapid customer adoption     Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 5:37 PM ET

    Palo Alto Networks shares have climbed more than 60 percent year-to-date after the recent string of cyberattacks. Its CEO Mark McLaughlin, discusses company profits and competition in the security space.

  • GW Pharma: Focused on epilepsy     Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 5:22 PM ET

    GW Pharma shares are down sharply after a study of its treatment for ulcerative colitis missed its primary endpoint in a mid-stage trial. GW Pharmaceuticals CEO Justin Gover, says the company's main focus is on its product for epilepsy.

  • CSX CEO: Moving about 3 crude trains daily     Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 4:16 PM ET

    After CSX reported record Q3 earnings, the company's CEO Michael Ward, discusses what the move in oil prices means for his business, and steps to ensure safety for oil transportation.

  • *COO Mark Light to succeed Michael Barnes from Oct. 31. Oct 14- Signet Jewelers Ltd said Chief Executive Michael Barnes resigned to be closer to his family, becoming the second top executive in three months to leave as the company digests its acquisition of Zale Corp, its largest deal so far. The parent of Kay Jewelers said Chief Operating Officer Mark Light would...

  • UPDATE 1-Darden Restaurants names Gene Lee interim CEO Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    Oct 14- Darden Restaurants Inc named Chief Operating Officer Gene Lee as its interim chief executive, barely a week after activist shareholder Starboard Value LP won its standoff with the company and convinced shareholders to replace the entire board of directors. He has previously led a similar search for office products retailer Office Depot Inc, and is...

  • Darden Restaurants names Gene Lee interim CEO Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    Darden Restaurants said Chief Operating Officer Gene Lee would take over as its interim chief executive, replacing Clarence Otis.

  • Olive Garden parent company names interim CEO Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 9:57 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Olive Garden's parent company Darden Restaurants promoted Chief Operating Officer Gene Lee to interim CEO after a board takeover by an activist investor last week. Darden's management had been sharply criticized for years of declining sales at Olive Garden and Red Lobster, which executives have conceded failed to keep up with changing tastes.

  • Darden Restaurants names Gene Lee interim CEO Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 9:56 AM ET

    Oct 14- Darden Restaurants Inc said Chief Operating Officer Gene Lee would take over as its interim chief executive, replacing Clarence Otis. The company said on Tuesday its new board of directors has also appointed activist-investor Starboard Value LP's Jeffrey Smith as independent non-executive chairman. Starboard last week won its standoff with Darden,...

  • UPDATE 1-Signet Jewelers CEO Michael Barnes resigns Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 9:23 AM ET

    Oct 14- UK- based Signet Jewelers Ltd said Chief Executive Michael Barnes resigned to be closer to his family in the United States, becoming the second top executive in three months to leave for the same reason. The parent of Kay Jewelers said Chief Operating Officer Mark Light would succeed Barnes, effective Oct. 31. The deal, which closed in May, combined the two...

  • Signet Jewelers CEO Barnes resigns Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Signet Jewelers Ltd. said Tuesday that CEO Michael Barnes has resigned. He has been with Signet Jewelers since 2010.. Signet Jewelers, whose brands include Kay Jewelers and Jared The Galleria of Jewelry, is based in Bermuda.

  • Signet Jewelers CEO Michael Barnes resigns Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 8:18 AM ET

    Oct 14- Signet Jewelers Ltd, the largest U.S. specialty jeweler, said Chief Executive Michael Barnes had resigned, effective Oct. 31.

  • MILAN, Oct 13- Luxottica Chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio on Monday took over management of the company he founded half a century ago after the world's biggest eyewear maker by sales lost its second chief executive in as many months. The maker of Ray-Ban and Oakley sunglasses announced on Sunday that CEO Enrico Cavatorta was quitting only six weeks after the...

  • Oct 13- J.C. Penney Co Inc named Home Depot Inc executive Marvin Ellison as its new chief on Monday, ending an 18- month search but barely allaying investor concerns over problems facing the money-losing department store chain. Ellison, 49, an industry veteran credited with reviving Home Depot's U.S. business, will join J.C. Penney as a board member in November, and...

  • Fidelity Investments names Abigail Johnson as CEO Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 5:02 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Fidelity Investments named Abigail Johnson chief executive of the financial services company, the third CEO of the company founded by her grandfather. Johnson, 52, is replacing her father, 84- year-old Edward Johnson, who has been CEO of Fidelity since 1977. He will stay on as chairman of the company's board. Abigail Johnson has worked at the Boston...

  • Securing the cloud your way: SAP CEO     Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 3:29 PM ET

    Bill McDermott, SAP CEO, discusses the company's recent deal with Concur Technologies and the steps they are taking to protect the cloud and enterprise systems.

  • CEO: Great day for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles     Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 2:26 PM ET

    Sergio Marchionne, Fiat Chrysler Auto. CEO, and John Elkann, Fiat Chrysler Auto chairman, discuss the significance of Chrysler on the NYSE. Marchionne also weighs in on the valuation of auto stocks.

  • CORRECTION: Dogfish Head CEO story Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 11:44 AM ET

    MILTON, Del.— In a story Oct. 9 about Dogfish Head Craft Brewery naming a chief executive officer, The Associated Press, relying on a member story, reported erroneously that founder Sam Calagione had stepped down as CEO of the brewery. MILTON, Del.— Delaware's Dogfish Head Craft Brewery has named a chief executive officer for the first time. Nick Benz was promoted to CEO...

  • MILAN, Oct 13- Shares in Italy's Luxottica fell as much as 10 percent on Monday after the resignation of its second chief executive in as many months, exposing deepening tensions at the top of the world's biggest eyewear group. The maker of Ray-Ban and Oakley sunglasses announced on Sunday that CEO Enrico Cavatorta was quitting only six weeks after the...

  • Oct 13- J.C. Penney Co Inc ended a year long search for a chief executive, naming retail industry veteran Marvin Ellison to replace interim CEO Myron Ullman in August 2015. "With operational execution critical at this point in J.C. Penney's lifespan, Ellison's operational background is needed." J.C. Penney said Ellison would join on Nov. 1 as president and...