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Twitter COO Ali Rowghani announced his resignation via Twitter. Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses how CEO Dick Costello will handle change.
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June 12- Twitter Inc on Thursday announced the resignation of its chief operating officer, who had been responsible for the social media company's increasingly urgent efforts to revive user growth.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Engadget Editor-in-Chief Michael Gorman discuss what Twitter's COO departure could mean for the company and its investors.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, weighs in on the executive changes taking place at Twitter after Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani resigned. Henry Blodget, Business Insider, questions whether this will help Twitter's product side.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned over a "fundamental disagreement" with CEO Dick Costolo over what the COO role entailed.
Twitter said on Thursday Ali Rowghani resigned as chief operating officer, effective Thursday.
June 12- Twitter Inc said on Thursday Ali Rowghani resigned as chief operating officer, effective Thursday. Chloe Sladden, Twitter's North America media head, who reports to Rowghani, has been reorganizing her unit and she may be preparing to leave the company, the website added.
Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned, and the company does not have intention to hire a new COO. CNBC's Jon Fortt wonders what will happen to the management there if they bring in new people. CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg, weighs in.
Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned. The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss how investors are interpreting the news.
Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.