A twinkle in their founders' eyes. Hunched behind the Iron Curtain. Holed up in a study carrel cramming for mid-terms. Many of today's most important companies, industries, markets, and top executives were anything but newsmakers 20 years ago.
Strength in the overall economy, consumer confidence and the Trump administration’s pro-business agenda buoyed CEO confidence in August, even as worry persists about rising economic headwinds in the near future.