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Author Archives: J.P. Donlon

J.P. Donlon
JP Donlon is the Editor-in-Chief of Chief Executive magazine.

CEO of the Year: Boeing’s Jim McNerney is the “Portable Performer”

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As complex organizations go, there are few companies with as many moving parts as Boeing, which JIM McNERNEY has transformed since he became CEO in July 2005. McNerney also successfully overcame challenges at 3M and GE to become one of the U.S.’s most respected business leaders. After dealing with the air-pocket concerning the Dreamliner, he has been on a smooth flight path for the world’s biggest producer of aircraft and the nation’s largest exporter.

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Why Chief Executive’s Judges Chose Jim McNerney as 2015 CEO of the Year

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The judges of the 2015 CEO of the Year were Disney CEO Bob Iger, Frontier Executive Chair Maggie Wilderotter, Dan Glaser, President and CEO of Marsh and McLennan, Tamara Lundgren, President and CEO of Schnitzer Steel, Tom Quinlan, President and CEO of RR Donnelly, Christine Jacobs, former CEO of Theragenics, Robert Nardelli, CEO of XLR-8, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, President and CEO of the Leadership Institute at the Yale School of Management, Fred Hassan, Chairman of Zx Pharma and Partner and Managing Director, Healthcare, at Warburg Pincus, and Mark Weinberger, Chairmand and CEO, EY.

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CEO Red Alert: Millennials Prefer Socialism to Capitalism

If the victory of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire’s primary election showed anything, it revealed that 83% of voters aged 18-29 voted for the 74-year old democratic socialist. These voters represented one-fifth of the electorate. The only age segment Hillary Clinton won were people 65 and older.

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