| Mar 1, 2013
| 10:45 PM
The president, chief financial officer and top lawyer for Chicago's red light camera company resigned this week amid an escalating corruption scandal that has cost Redflex Traffic Systems Inc. its lucrative, decadelong relationship with the city.
| Feb 17, 2013
Raymond "Chip" Mason first met Joseph A. Sullivan over dinner at a Chicago restaurant, where the founder of Legg Mason Inc. interviewed the young bond trading manager for a job with the Baltimore company.
A lot of the conversation, Mason recalled, was...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Television executive Peter Liguori was named the new chief executive of Tribune Co. Thursday, taking the reins of the reorganized Chicago-based media company weeks after its emergence from bankruptcy.
In a widely expected announcement, Liguori, 52, a...
| Nov 26, 2012
At 60, Christie Hefner is taking the Canyon Ranch brand in a new direction. She's doing the same thing in her career and personal life.
Over a long weekend earlier this month, all three of those paths converged over some dusty walking trails in...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 5:21 PM
The Long Island Power Authority announced Tuesday that its Chief Operating Officer Mike Hervey will resign at the end of the year.
With thousands of Long Island residents still without power two weeks after Hurricane Sandy, LIPA has been blasted recently...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 1:05 AM
ST. LOUIS - Rabobank announces the appointment of Neil Dobbin as Chief Executive Officer of Rabo AgriFinance. The new CEO has a 25-year history with Rabobank Australia and New Zealand, where he spent the last decade heading up rural banking operations....
| Aug 20, 2012
| 8:35 AM
Best Buy Co. named a new chief executive Monday, proclaiming Hubert Joly -- the current head of Radisson and T.G.I. Friday’s parent Carlson -- as the best bet to save the beleaguered electronics retailer.
Minnesota-based Best Buy has struggled in...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Yahoo has named Marissa Mayer, a longtime Google executive, as its new CEO.
The beleaguered search giant announced that it had appointed Mayer president, CEO and a board member effective Tuesday. She becomes the company's fifth chief executive in as many...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 4:38 AM
Bob Diamond chief executive of Barclays resigned effective immediately Tuesday over an inter-bank rate-fixing scandal under investigation by U.S. and UK financial authorities....
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Virginia's governor has reappointed the University of Virginia board member who led the failed effort to oust school president Teresa Sullivan.
Gov. Bob McDonnell reappointed university Rector Helen Dragas of Virginia Beach on Friday.
Dragas was the...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Best Buy Co. Inc. just can’t catch a break. Chairman and founder Richard Schulze is jumping ship earlier than expected, taking with him a 20.1% stake in the struggling electronics retailer.
Schulze, 71, told the company’s board Thursday...