CEO Interviews

Colony Capital CEO Tom Barrack, shares his thoughts on how new technology is likely to disrupt the big players in the housing market.

Smart tech on the farm     Tue, 16 Sep '14 | 10:35 AM ET

CNBC's Sara Eisen speaks to Samuel Allen, Deere & Company chairman & CEO, about the company's R&D spending and new product lines, including the use of new technology to improve yield.

Deere CEO: Housing at modest level     Tue, 16 Sep '14 | 10:30 AM ET

CNBC's Sara Eisen speaks to Samuel Allen, Deere & Company chairman & CEO, about the overall U.S. economy, America's competitive status and the housing recovery.

Avanir up on Alzheimer's trial     Mon, 15 Sep '14 | 1:03 PM ET

Avanir Pharma is up more than 60 percent, after the company said its drug was more effective in reducing agitation associated with Alzheimer's, compared with a placebo. CNBC's Meg Tirrell speaks to the company's CEO Keith Katkin.

Difference between Alibaba and others     Mon, 15 Sep '14 | 10:31 AM ET

Discussing the early days of Alibaba and the risk in dealing with the Chinese government, with Daniel Rosensweig, Chegg president and CEO.

Time to repeal crude oil ban: Hess CEO     Mon, 15 Sep '14 | 7:31 AM ET

John Hess, Hess CEO, discusses the benefits of exporting America's oil. And Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, (D-N.D.), shares her thoughts.

Twitch 's Amazon wish list     Fri, 12 Sep '14 | 3:33 PM ET

Emmett Shear, Twitch CEO, discusses his $970 million deal with Amazon and the opportunities collaborating with the e-commerce giant presents. Shear says he was attracted to Amazon because they promised autonomy and more resources to operate faster.

Zapata gets artsy at NYC's W hotel     Fri, 12 Sep '14 | 10:45 AM ET

Contemporary artist Domingo Zapata, and Scott Gerber, Gerber Group CEO, discuss the launch of "Studio" at the W New York Union Square hotel. Zapata used the lounge as his personal canvas to paint his interpretation of "Alice in Wonderland."

Activision unleashes biggest launch ever     Fri, 12 Sep '14 | 10:20 AM ET

CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Bobby Kotick, Activision Blizzard CEO, about the launch of its first-person shooter videogame "Destiny," and how its success augurs for the holiday sales season.

Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb, discusses the decline in his stock versus Kroger shares. Robb says growth at the company is in a good place ahead of the fall season.

Whole Foods to offer Apple Pay     Fri, 12 Sep '14 | 9:44 AM ET

Whole Foods is planning on launching Apple Pay at every checkout register this fall. Its co-CEO Walter Robb, explains why he chose the service for his stores.

Cantor Fitzgerald's 9/11 charity day     Thu, 11 Sep '14 | 4:44 PM ET

Shawn Matthews, Cantor Fitzgerald, shares how much money has been raised from its 9/11 charity day, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.

Scripps CEO: Focused on quality     Thu, 11 Sep '14 | 11:35 AM ET

CNBC's David Faber speaks to Ken Lowe, Scripps Networks Interactive chairman & CEO, about consolidation and if Scripps would entertain a takeover bid.

Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure, and CNBC's David Faber, discuss Sprint's road back to profitability and how he plans to succeed. Claure says Sprint has a great spectrum position and is attracting better customers.

CNBC's David Faber speaks to Marcelo Claure Sprint CEO, about the chances of turning around Sprint and simplification of its contracts and rate plans.

Apple Pay Cook's home run: MLB.com CEO     Wed, 10 Sep '14 | 10:20 AM ET

MLB.com CEO & President Bob Bowman, discusses partnering with Apple. Fans will soon be able to pay for tickets online using Touch ID on MLB's "At Bat" app. Bowman says Apple Pay is transgenerational and a juggernaut that's hard to beat.

Richard Spinks, CEO of Active Energy, discusses why he had to flee his home in Ukraine after the violence in the east of the country begun and how it has affected business.

Bill Berkley, chairman and CEO of W.R. Berkley Corporation, says U.S. tax laws should change to reduce the competitive advantage of those companies based offshore.

CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks to Dan Mead, Verizon Wireless president & CEO, about how the release of Apple's new iPhone will impact Verizon's ecosystem and what consumers expect from their network.

Leigh Steinberg, Steinberg Sports & Entertainment CEO, weighs in on the controversy surrounding former Baltimore Raven Ray Rice and criticism for Commissioner Roger Goodell. Steinberg says there is nothing on the TMZ tape that was not already relayed to the commissioner and the Baltimore Ravens.

Gundlach: No reason to raise rates     Tue, 9 Sep '14 | 10:15 AM ET

CNBC's David Faber speaks to Jeffrey Gundlach, DoubleLine Capital CEO & CIO, about his contrarian call on interest rates and the strength of the U.S. economy

Corning CEO: We keep our secrets     Tue, 9 Sep '14 | 8:27 AM ET

Wendell Weeks, Corning CEO, talks about Apple's use of Corning's Gorilla Glass and the company's advantage over Sapphire glass.

Fight to cure blindness     Tue, 9 Sep '14 | 7:50 AM ET

Gordon Gund, Gund Investment founder & CEO, discusses his campaign to raise $100 million in an effort to find a cure for blindness.

Rebranding Kellogg's image: CEO     Tue, 9 Sep '14 | 7:33 AM ET

Kellogg Chairman, president & CEO John Bryant, discusses how Kellogg plans to bring consumers back to the breakfast table.

Gund's investment strategy     Tue, 9 Sep '14 | 7:10 AM ET

Gordon Gund, Gund Investment founder & CEO, reveals his top investment holdings, including Align Technology and Gilead Sciences.

Secrets of a venture capitalist     Tue, 9 Sep '14 | 7:04 AM ET

Gordon Gund, Gund Investment founder & CEO, discusses his investment thesis, including the family's holdings in Kellogg.

IMAX CEO: The price of convenience     Mon, 8 Sep '14 | 4:25 PM ET

Rich Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, discusses the company's efforts to transition movie goers from "convenience" and back into the theater. Jay Jordan of The Jordan Company, provides perspective.

The ultimate luxury car     Mon, 8 Sep '14 | 10:23 AM ET

Harald Wester, Maserati CEO, and Gildo Zegna, Ermenegildo Zegna Group CEO, are teaming up to build 100 new Quattroporte sedans to celebrate Maserati's 100th anniversary.

Arne Sorenson, Marriott president & CEO, shares his company's expansion ideas after the company announced it plans to add up to 1,300 hotels worldwide in the next three years.

To be in business today ...     Fri, 5 Sep '14 | 2:24 PM ET

What it takes to run a business and be successful, with small business CEOs Manisha Dellinger, Curls President & CEO, and Larry Mocha, APSCO President & CEO.

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