CEO Interviews

Next generation of Dreamliner set to take flight

CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Raymond Conner, Boeing Commercial Airplanes CEO, about Boeing's new 787-9 model, its increased capacity and longer range.

HomeAway CEO on new deal   Mon, 16 Sep '13 | 6:45 PM ET
HomeAway CEO on new deal

Brian Sharples, CEO of HomeAway, discusses HomeAway's process of rolling out a pay-per-booking model of its vacation rental website.

Catching falling knives during the financial crisis

You have to have a lot of confidence in what you are doing and believe in your analysis over the long term, said Marc Lasry, Avenue Capital chairman & CEO, discussing the difficulty in going against market sentiment and buying distressed assets during the financial crisis.

Delivering alpha on distressed debt   Fri, 13 Sep '13 | 7:19 AM ET
Delivering alpha on distressed debt

Marc Lasry, Avenue Capital chairman & CEO, explains how his company managed to make billions of dollars for investors through the financial crisis.

In the Express lane   Thu, 12 Sep '13 | 6:13 PM ET
In the Express lane

Apparel company Express is up 46 percent year-to-date and is still cheaper than other retailers. Michael Weiss, CEO of Express, discusses the company's momentum and explains the talent in the industry is to find the patterns that work and go with them.

Clear Channel CEO's 'win-win' partnership with Warner Music

Bob Pittman, Clear Channel chairman & CEO, discusses how his partnership with Warner Music will take radio and the music industry to the next level.

AIG's CEO shares comeback story   Thu, 12 Sep '13 | 8:03 AM ET
AIG's CEO shares comeback story

Robert Benmosche, AIG president and CEO, reveals how his company came back from the brink of bankruptcy to repay the government in full.

Smashburger CEO: We're stealing share from McDonald's

Privately held "fast casual better burger" chain Smashburger is growing rapidly. Its CEO Dave Prokupek says his business is "the fastest growing company in the restaurant space" he knows of.

NPS Pharma CEO: Do not need to raise cash   Wed, 11 Sep '13 | 6:15 PM ET
NPS Pharma CEO: Do not need to raise cash

NPS Pharmaceuticals is a developer of orphan drugs for ultra-rare diseases, and its stock has been on a tear for 6 months. Its CEO Dr. Francois Nader discusses its latest trials and FDA approvals.

Bet on Marissa Mayer?   Wed, 11 Sep '13 | 5:40 PM ET
Bet on Marissa Mayer?

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer answers what people would say her super power is; and the "Fast Money" traders respond to her comments. "Mayer is so likable, I think people make a bet on her," says Steve Grasso.

Yahoo CEO: Bill Gates is a phenomenal leader

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks about her appreciation for outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer, as well as Bill Gates at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference. "I see a lot of strength in Microsoft's enterprise area," she says.

Yahoo CEO: Passed 800 million monthly active users

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks about her company's core growth this year, as well as Yahoo's new products, at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference. "My strategy has been to be focused on the daily habits," she says.

Celebrities trading for charity at Cantor Fitzgerald

Howard Lutnick, Cantor Fitzgerald chairman and CEO, discusses its annual event in which proceeds go to about 30 charities. It has raised over $180 million in relief funds for 9/11 families.

Access Midstream CEO on US energy   Tue, 10 Sep '13 | 6:45 PM ET
Access Midstream CEO on US energy

Access Midstream Partners LP CEO J. Mike Stice discusses its fixed fee business model without direct commodity price exposure, its focus on nat gas and nat gas liquid gathering, and his belief natural gas will get have an export market.

Under Armour CEO: We're more than apparel, constantly evolving

Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks with Under Armour Kevin Plank about his business. Plank discusses why he doesn't fear Nike, and why he doesn't characterize his company as just apparel.

Hain CEO: Positioned better today than when Icahn bought

After Carl Icahn slashed his stake in Hain Celestial, is the stock still a good bet? Irwin Simon, Hain Celestial CEO, provides insight into the company's latest performance.

Apache CEO: Getting bigger onshore in North America

Oil producer Apache is selling a third of its holdings for $3 billion to China's Sinopec. Steve Farris, Apache CEO, discusses plans for the company.

Morgan Stanley CEO: 'Clearly at a recovery point'

Shares of Morgan Stanley are hitting a two-and-a-half-year high Tuesday. CNBC's Mary Thompson is joined by James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, to discuss huge bets on the brokerage business and the chance of another financial crisis.

RadioShack CEO reveals game plan   Tue, 16 Jul '13 | 9:45 AM ET
RadioShack CEO reveals game plan

CNBC's Courtney Reagan talks with Joe Magnacca, RadioShack CEO, about his company's turnaround strategy from the new concept store in New York.

Pimco's El-Erian on Bernanke's 'high-wire act'

Ben Bernanke is going to "try not to rock the boat," says Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO & co-CIO, providing perspective on Fed policy and what the chairman is likely to say at tomorrow's hearing on Capitol Hill and its impact on the markets.

An underwear 'kickstart' in the USA   Tue, 16 Jul '13 | 6:41 AM ET
An underwear 'Kickstart' in the USA

Jake Bronstein, CEO of Flint & Tinder, explains how his dismay with low-quality underwear led him to produce a high-end brand, which is made in America and becoming a multimillion-dollar business.

AGCO CEO: Leading competition by technology

AGCO Corp. CEO Martin Richenhagen discusses the shift in technology that has made his business more competitive, and the state of the farming industry. "We are planning to beat our last 2 record years," he says.

Fixing apps that crash   Mon, 15 Jul '13 | 11:21 AM ET
Fixing apps that crash

Andrew Levy, Crittercism CEO, explains how his software helps tech companies understand their app glitches.

IMAX expands to China, South Korea   Mon, 15 Jul '13 | 11:12 AM ET
IMAX expands to China, South Korea

Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, discuss the expansion of IMAX movie screens into China and South Korea. Thirty new IMAX theaters will open in China and five will open in South Korea, says Gelfond.

Sweet return—Twinkies rise again!   Mon, 15 Jul '13 | 10:18 AM ET
Sweet return; Twinkies rise again!

Dean Metropoulos, chairman and CEO of C. Dean Metropoulos & Co., discusses the relaunch of Hostess snack brands.

Oil at $50 by end of year: Expert   Mon, 15 Jul '13 | 7:31 AM ET
Oil at $50 by end of year: Expert

Joe Petrowski, CEO of Gulf Oil, says he sees oil prices headed much lower.

Advertising world trends going mobile   Mon, 15 Jul '13 | 6:40 AM ET
Advertising world trends going mobile

Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, discusses his company's strategy of using new media to reach global consumers.

Flying Into the Future Without Fuel   Fri, 12 Jul '13 | 6:51 AM ET
Flying Into the Future Without Fuel

Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, Solvay Group CEO & director, discusses how his company's high-tech polymers enabled the development of a light-weight aircraft that flew across the U.S. propelled only by advanced batteries and solar panels.

Trius CEO: FDA Is Incredibly Helpful   Thu, 11 Jul '13 | 6:45 PM ET
Trius CEO: FDA Is Incredibly Helpful

Trius Therapeutics CEO Jeff Stein discusses the support for his company's antibiotic drug Tedizolid, and the state of the biotech industry.

Shutterstock CEO: We Sell 2 Images Per Second

Shutterstock is the online marketplace for stock photos and videos. Its CEO Jon Oringer discusses the company's progress since its IPO.

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