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Under CEO John Hammergren, McKesson Corp. Is Upping Its Customer-Centric Goals

n the time since John Hammergren became CEO, the company has more than quadrupled revenues to $208.4 billion and expanded into global markets.

Marriott Is On A Global Growth Tear, Says CEO Arne M. Sorenson

Marriott continues its near frantic growth spurt across the globe, says Arne M. Sorenson, the first non-family member to head Marriott International Inc.

Under Todd Vasos, Dollar General Looks To Be The No. 1 Deep Discount Retailer

Dollar General is trying to get a leg up by opening roughly 900 new stores this year.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Talks Space, Scheduling And The Importance Of Good Sleep

Highlights from a recent speech by Jeff Bezos at an event hosted The Economic Club of Washington DC. In the speech, Bezos hit on a variety of topics, including telling the audience that he’d soon announce the location of Amazon’s second headquarters.

CEO Marvin R. Ellison Wants Lowe’s To Be No. 1 In Home Improvement

Freshly minted in his new role as president and CEO of Lowe’s Companies Inc., Marvin R. Ellison last month announced a leadership restructuring “with simplified roles and responsibilities to drive operational excellence.”

SC Johnson CEO Fisk Johnson Elevates Transparency In An Unlikely Industry

Chairman and CEO Fisk Johnson has tackled the transparency challenge head-on by emphasizing information transparency about what’s in SC Johnson’s products.

What’s Behind Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s Cry For Help

Tesla CEO Elon Musk's recent behavior as playbook for what not to do while you’re a CEO running an embattled company at a stressful time: Exhaustion, little support, sleeplessness, impulsive behavior.

General Dynamics Is On A Roll With Phebe Novakovic At The Helm

The Fairfax, VA-based aerospace and defense company “enjoyed a very good second quarter,” with revenue of $9.19 billion and net earnings of $786 million.

Under CEO Hubert Joly, Best Buy Moving Forward In The Age Of Amazon

Now that the turnaround of Best Buy has been accomplished, the consumer electronics retailer has its eyes set on Amazon to show the world...

Emerson Electric CEO David Farr: U.S. Manufacturing In A Renaissance

David Farr, CEO of Emerson Electric and chairman of the National Association of Manufacturers talks manufacturing renaissance.
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After Plunging In December, CEO Outlook For 2019 Ticks Up In January

After plunging to a two-year low in December, CEO confidence in future business conditions ticked up 2.5% in January to 6.6 out of 10, from 6.4 out of 10 in December.
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