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  • LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Oct 19- Big cash infusions for startups from an ever-expanding group of financiers, led by SoftBank Group Corp and Middle East sovereign wealth funds, have extinguished hopes that the technology IPO market would bounce back this year. "It's not surprising if these companies get 10 term sheets," said Nicole Quinn, an investing partner with...

  • Aug 30- Expedia Inc on Wednesday named Mark Okerstrom as its new president and chief executive, replacing Dara Khosrowshahi who left the U.S. travel-booking company to take the top job at car-ride provider Uber Technologies Inc.. Khosrowshahi, who led the parent of Expedia.com for 12 years, will remain a board member. "There was no other candidate that the board...

  • Aug 30- Expedia Inc named Chief Financial Officer Mark Okerstrom as its new chief executive, replacing Dara Khosrowshahi, who left to take over the top job at Uber Technologies Inc.. Khosrowshahi, who led the travel-booking site for 12 years, will continue to be a board member, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. "There was no other candidate that the board...

  • Mark Okerstrom, CEO, Expedia

    "There was no other candidate that the Board considered," said Expedia Chairman Barry Diller.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 28- Dara Khosrowshahi may have been the compromise choice for Uber Technologies Inc's new chief executive. He has satisfied Wall Street with a stock price that has grown more than six-fold during his 12- year tenure. "Dara is a very focused, disciplined adult," said Henry Harteveldt, a travel industry analyst with Atmosphere Research Group.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 28- Expedia Inc Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi is poised to accept Uber Technologies Inc's offer to become its new CEO, according to an internal memo sent to Expedia staff, putting him in charge of turning around the loss-making, scandal-ridden company. "Boy, he certainly has his work cut out for him," Douglas Quinby, a travel industry analyst...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 28- Expedia Inc Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi is poised to accept Uber Technologies Inc's offer to become its new CEO, according to an internal memo sent to Expedia staff, putting him in charge of turning around the loss-making, scandal-ridden company. "Boy, he certainly has his work cut out for him," Douglas Quinby, a travel industry analyst...

  • Aug 28- Expedia Inc Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi is poised to accept Uber Technologies Inc's offer to become its new CEO, according to an internal memo sent to Expedia staff, putting him in charge of turning around the loss-making, scandal-ridden ride-services company. Spokesmen for Uber and for ousted CEO Travis Kalanick declined to comment, pending...

  • Dara Khosrowshahi

    Expedia shares were down more than 4 percent on Monday.

  • Aug 28- Shares of Expedia Inc fell on Monday after reports that the online travel firm's long-time chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi, is likely to head Uber Technologies, triggering concerns his exit might hurt the company's growth. Khosrowshahi's departure would come at a crucial time for Expedia, which spent much of 2016 integrating its acquisitions of...

  • Aug 28- Expedia Inc Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi is poised to accept an offer to be Uber Technologies Inc's CEO, according to an internal memo sent to Expedia staff, ending a drawn-out search for the next head of the ride-services company. "Nothing has yet been finalized, but having extensively discussed this with Dara, I believe it is his intention to accept,"...

  • Aug 28- Expedia Inc Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi has been asked to lead Uber Technologies Inc, according to an internal memo sent to Expedia staff. "Nothing has been yet finalized, but having extensively discussed this with Dara, I believe it is his intention to accept," Expedia Chairman Barry Diller wrote in the memo seen by Reuters. Travis Kalanick, Uber's...

  • Ivanka Trump, daughter of President Trump, and Jared Kushner, White House senior adviser and son-in-law to the President

    Politics is a big topic at the annual Allen & Co. conference, with Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump attending the event for the first time.

  • Les Moonves

    Media execs like IAC's Barry Diller and former Disney CEO Michael Eisner think a new wave of media consolidation is likely.

  • Chelsea Clinton serves on corporate boards with Diller.

  • U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks at his election night rally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016.

    For years, business leaders have complained about government being too slow or unfriendly to business.

  • Barry Diller

    Now that voters who wanted change got what they wanted, the media executive says "bring it on."

  • Diller on Trump: Let's see what this experiment brings

    Barry Diller, InterActive Corp. chairman, speaks to CNBC's Julia Boorstin, about Donald Trump's presidency, and how it will impact businesses.

  • Jeffrey Bewkes, chief executive officer of Time Warner Inc.

    The deal could be "well north" of $90 a share, sources say.

  • Diller: Don't think AT&T helps Time Warner

    Barry Diller, IAC Chairman, speaks to CNBC's Jon Fortt about media mergers like AT&T and Time Warner, and the demise of Aereo.