CEO Interviews

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.

Giving big data the quantum edge   Tue, 10 Sep '13 | 6:41 AM ET
Giving big data the quantum edge

Vern Brownell, D-Wave president & CEO, explains how quantum computing can revolutionize everything from Wall Street to national security.

City National CEO on interest rates, housing

Boutique LA bank City National is extremely well run, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Its CEO Russell Goldsmith, offers insight on the impact on housing of rising rates, and the shift in the way consumers use banks.

Cramer checks on retail with PVH CEO   Mon, 9 Sep '13 | 6:25 PM ET
Cramer checks on retail with PVH CEO

PVH CEO Manny Chirico discusses the challenges his company faces in Southern Europe, Ullman's leadership at JC Penney, and his understanding of the consumer right now.

Seattle Genetics CEO: 7 products being developed

Discussing Seattle Genetics latest cancer breakthrough drugs with the company's CEO Dr. Clay Siegall. He also offers insight on first-line therapy, and why his therapy should be standard.

Biogen Idec and Isis form strategic alliance

Stanley Crooke, Isis Pharmaceuticals chairman & CEO, discusses his company's strategic new partnership in the treatment of neurological disorders using antisense therapy.

Timken CEO: Steel & bearing businesses industry leaders

Jim Griffith, The Timken Company CEO discusses why the company split and is spinning off of its steel business, and where he is seeing pockets of growth around the world.

Home Depot CEO: 'Strongest Q2 in over 20 years'

Home Depot CEO Frank Blake discusses his efforts to improve the veterans' lives and homes. He also weighs in on housing around the world and changes that may be made surrounding health care for his company's employees.

Old Detroit vs. new Detroit: Jackson   Thu, 5 Sep '13 | 7:40 AM ET
Old Detroit vs. new Detroit: Jackson

Mike Jackson, chairman and CEO, AutoNation, discusses the transformation of the auto industry and America's fascination with sport utility vehicles. Also, Tesla versus the competition.

Forces driving auto sales compelling: Jackson

Mike Jackson, chairman & CEO, AutoNation, looks at yesterday's auto sales numbers and says he expected a big year. Autonation's August new car sales were up 32 percent, the company's best month in a decade. However, he says, the industry calendar included Labor Day weekend, which was very strong.

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.

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