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Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

...new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the...cancer.Apple's stock has nearly doubled since Cook became CEO, outpacing the roughly 70 percent gain in the Standard & Poor's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/apples-stock-bounces-back-
Target cuts annual profit outlook as breach fallout lingers

...month.The latest results highlight the challenges that new CEO Brian Cornell, a former PepsiCo executive who officially started...John Mulligan, the chief financial officer who was the interim CEO after Gregg Steinhafel resigned in early May in the wake of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/target-cuts-annual-profit-
Commissioner Jackson resigns

...degree in industrial electrical maintenance from Augusta Technical College. Since 2000, he has served as the president and CEO of Kirby Locksmith Inc., according to Augusta Chronicle archives."I'm sad to see Joe resign, but every man must know...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-20/commissioner-jackson-resigns
FIFA-Russia relations hit snag

...overseen by" UEFA, according to FIFA's account of the Russian trip, which included talks with Mutko and organizing committee CEO Alexey Sorokin.FIFA's diplomacy with Russia seems restrained compared with its typically strict enforcement of rules that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-19/fifa-russia-relation
Columbia County approves $700,000 in incentives for development

...officials plan to move the intersection of William Few Parkway father north along Lewiston Road and away from I-20.Vic Mills, CEO of Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial, said the company already controls several parcels of land in the area and has acquired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/columbia-county-approves-7
Yelp CEO reviews his business

...Street. The company's stock plummeted 11 percent the day after the results came out, wiping out its gains for the year.CEO Jeremy Stop-pelman didn't seem disturbed as he sat down to discuss Yelp's evolution in the 10 years since he began working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-16/yelp-ceo-reviews-his-business
Dollar General enters bidding for Family Dollar

...had been on its radar for a while. Dollar General Chairman and CEO Rick Dreiling said during a conference call Monday that the company...Dreiling said.While Dreiling was planning to retire from the CEO post in May 2015, he's agreed to postpone his retirement until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-18/dollar-general-enters-bidd
New owner Steve Ballmer says Clippers are 'looking forward'

...himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally on Monday celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team.The former Microsoft CEO paid a record $2 billion for the team in a sale that was confirmed by a judge last week. The name of disgraced former owner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-18/new-owner-steve-ballmer-says-
McDonald's to sell packaged coffee nationally in push to highlight coffee in US restaurants

...packaged coffee at retailers.McDonald's, based in Oak Brook, Ill., has highlighted coffee as a key growth opportunity, with CEO Don Thompson saying it can be a way to get customers into its more than 14,000 U.S. restaurants. The chain has redesigned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-19/mcdonalds-sell-packaged-co
Clippers sale to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer goes through

...sell the franchise to the former Microsoft CEO."I hate losing the team," she said at...if Sterling remained the owner, interim CEO Richard Parsons had testified. All-Star...He said Parsons has agreed to stay on as CEO for the interim."That gives me a chance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-12/clippers-sale-former-microsof