CEO Interviews

Yahoo, Tumblr CEOs Speak Out on Deal  Tue, 21 May '13 | 10:14 AM ET

This is part of enhancing our growth story, said Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo! on why her company acquired blogger website Tumblr for $1.1 billion. And, David Karp, CEO of Tumblr, explains how this "mission" provides an opportunity to serve "an incredibly creative community."

Ryanair Posts Record Profits  Tue, 21 May '13 | 6:50 AM ET

Michael O'Leary, Ryanair CEO, explains how his "pay-as-you-go" business model improved the company's profits, and weighs in on the growing competition between low-fare airlines.

Boeing CEO Takes Flight on Dreamliner's Return  Mon, 20 May '13 | 11:19 AM ET

Boeing CEO Jim McNerney talks with CNBC's Phil LeBeau about his company's plans for the 787, as he prepares to take a seat aboard the aircraft after it was grounded earlier this year.

United's 787 Back in Business  Mon, 20 May '13 | 10:14 AM ET

The Dreamliner is taking flight again after being ground since mid-January, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, with United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek.

Christian Chabot, the man who runs Tableau Software, is all smiles as he talks with Bob Pisani about the market's extremely enthusiastic reaction to the company's public debut. "People are calling data the oil of the 21st century."

Taco Bell CEO Explains 'Waffle Taco'  Thu, 16 May '13 | 4:40 PM ET

Greg Creed, president, chairman and CEO of Taco Bell, talks about its Waffle Taco.

Polaris' Big Bike Bet  Thu, 16 May '13 | 2:38 PM ET

The 2011 merger between Polaris and Motorcycles is finally bearing fruit. Scott Wine, Polaris Industries CEO, weighs in.

Groupon: A $100 Billion Company?  Thu, 16 May '13 | 10:02 AM ET

Ted Leonsis and Eric Lefkofsky, Groupon co-CEOs, discuss their plans to take the company beyond the concept of daily deals.

Cisco CEO on Q3 Earnings Beat  Thu, 16 May '13 | 8:40 AM ET

John Chambers, Cisco Systems chairman & CEO, discusses his company's strategy to deliver better-than-expected third quarter results.

Nordic American Tanker CEO on  Wed, 15 May '13 | 6:45 PM ET

Nordic American Tankers CEO Herbjorn Hansson discusses the shipping industry and how his company is faring.

SunPower Up More Than 260% This Year  Wed, 15 May '13 | 5:15 PM ET

Solar stocks are glowing this year, and positive earnings are adding energy to the rally, with Thomas Werner, SunPower CEO.

Analysts have been forecasting difficult times for the video game industry. But Take Two has managed to buck that outlook. Strauss Zelnick, chairman & CEO at Take-Two Interactive, explains how.

AIG's Benmosche Meets With Shareholders  Wed, 15 May '13 | 11:45 AM ET

CNBC's Mary Thompson talks with AIG CEO Robert Benmosche about the insurers successful turnaround strategy.

How Small Luxury Hotels Are Thriving  Wed, 15 May '13 | 6:51 AM ET

Paul Kerr, Small Luxury Hotels of the World CEO, explains how his company is profiting by offering guests a unique experience not found at the larger hotels and resorts.

Aqua America CEO: Turning Water Into Money  Tue, 14 May '13 | 6:15 PM ET

Mad Money host Jim Cramer thinks water utilities have plenty of room for growth, especially by making small acquisitions. Nicholas DeBenedictis, chairman, president & CEO of Aqua America, speaks with Cramer.

A new Fed survey shows banks are still not opening the spigot to give homebuyers access to loans. Sanjiv Das, CitiMortgage CEO, says the industry lent $1.9 trillion in mortgages in 2012, and that the market will begin to get competitive.

SAP's Play to Beat Tech Curve  Tue, 14 May '13 | 3:30 PM ET

Discussing security in the business software space, and potential pressure to split up the roles of Chairman and CEO, with SAP co-CEO Bill McDermott.

Chet Kanojia, Aereo CEO, discusses his plans to expand into two new cities; and shares his thoughts about the legality of his company's platform which allows users to watch live television online.

How the Media Landscape Is Changing  Tue, 14 May '13 | 10:45 AM ET

Aryeh Bourkoff, LionTree founder & CEO, discusses why there is an upswing in deal flow in the media sector, with CNBC's David Faber.

Cedar Fair CEO: Best Opening Weekend Ever  Mon, 13 May '13 | 6:25 PM ET

Cedar Fair CEO Matt Ouimet discusses how successful this year's opening weekend was, what the company has in store for the year, and what the price of gas means for his business.

Jeffery Boyd, Priceline.com president and CEO, defends his company's business model to grow and improve the performance of its brand.

CEOs and the Girl Scouts Legacy  Fri, 10 May '13 | 6:52 AM ET

Anna Maria Chavez, Girl Scouts CEO, discusses the organizations impressive record in building corporate and world leaders.

OpenTable CEO Matt Roberts explains how his company is building its network, and how the insights of his business provides restaurants with better customer service.

Perrigo CEO Joe Papa discusses the biotech industry, the state of the consumer and why Mucinex is going to be a big winner for his company.

Why Collector Cars are Revved-up Investment  Thu, 9 May '13 | 1:40 PM ET

The collectible car market appears to be back in high gear after a rocky few years. Craig Jackson, CEO of Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, explains.

Quintiles Celebrates IPO on NYSE  Thu, 9 May '13 | 10:11 AM ET

Tom Pike, Quintiles CEO, discusses his company's debut on the New York Stock Exchange.

Blackstone Group CEO Steve Schwarzman discusses how he is finding improved returns by investing in private equity, real estate, credit, and hedge-fund oriented investments.

China Gets Historic $300 Million Donation  Thu, 9 May '13 | 7:02 AM ET

It's the single largest philanthropic gift to China from foreign donors. Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone Group chairman, CEO & co-founder, discusses the launch of a scholarship program in China funded by his personal donation and Blackstone Group.

Spanning the Globe With Advertising  Thu, 9 May '13 | 6:33 AM ET

"We are a lead indicator of a downturn, and a lagging indicator of an upturn," said Martin Sorrell, WPP CEO, sharing his views on what the advertising market indicates about the global economy.

Aviv REIT CEO Talks Business  Wed, 8 May '13 | 6:45 PM ET

AVIV owns 260 health care properties in 29 states and works with 36 operators. Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks with Craig Bernfield, Aviv REIT chairman & CEO.

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