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Starbucks As Citizen: CEO Schultz Acts Boldly On Social, Political Issues

At Starbucks, both coffee and progressive policy issues are matters of concern.

March 18, 2015

U.S. Automaker Ford Names New Chief Executive

New York (AFP) – Ford Motor Thursday announced that Alan Mulally will step down as chief executive on July 1, and named chief operating officer Mark Fields to replace him. The announcement moves up by six months the time-frame for the departure of Mulally, 68, a former Boeing executive credited with turning the company around. […]

May 1, 2014

Gates Steps Down As Microsoft Chairman, New CEO Named

Washington (AFP) – Microsoft said Tuesday founder Bill Gates would step down as chairman and assume a new role as “founder and technology advisory” as insider Satya Nadella was named chief executive. Gates “will devote more time to the company” in his new role as the tech giant moves to transform itself amid a changing […]

February 4, 2014