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Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway buys auto dealer

...mills, but he has built Berkshire Hathaway into a conglomerate known for its financial strength.Van Tuyl Group's current CEO, Larry Van Tuyl, will become chairman of the auto unit. Cecil Van Tuyl, Larry's father, started with a Kansas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-02/buffetts-berkshire-hathawa
Ray Guy Award was boost for punter, Augusta Sports Council

...proposition. It gives Augusta one more landmark event. The Augusta Sports Council owns this award."Brinsley Thigpen, the current CEO of the Augusta Sports Council, said the award shows that Augusta and the surrounding area is a sports destination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-01/ray-guy-award-was-boost-punte
Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul

...begun a search for a new chief executive for the airline, which is likely to be completed by the end of this year.Current CEO Ahmad Jauhari Yahya will continue to head Malaysia Airlines until its new incarnation is established in July next year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-29/malaysia-airlines-cut-6000
Company spotlight: Qualcomm

...since October 2011. He was named as CEO elect and will join the company's board. He will continue to serve as Qualcomm's president and officially become CEO on March 4.At that time, current CEO Paul Jacobs will become executive chairman.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-14/company-spotlight-qualcomm
Fairfax to buy BlackBerry for $4.7 billion

...option to back out. The announcement made no mention of any penalty should Fairfax back out.Watsa is likely to keep current CEO Thorsten Heins in the job should the deal happen. He said in April that he's a big supporter of Heins and has called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-23/fairfax-buy-blackberry-47-
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...unit, has worked 25 years as an airline executive for Northwest, Eastern and American airlines. D. Joseph Corr, current CEO and president of the Orlando-based AirTran, will return to Houston to run his company, D. Joseph Corr Inc., which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/07/bus_249451.shtml
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Additional business news

...unit, has worked 25 years as an airline executive for Northwest, Eastern and American airlines. D. Joseph Corr, current CEO and president of the Orlando-based AirTran, will return to Houston to run his company, D. Joseph Corr Inc., which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/07/bus_249446.shtml
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Revived medical facility purchases MRI scanner

...fiscal year 2000. The turnaround started shortly afterward when a new management team, which included Mr. Owings and current CEO Andrew Lasser, was put in place. "We've known for several years that having a full-time MRI would be useful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/31/bus_355700.shtml
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Barnes' industry board hits ground running

...recruiters. "It's an aggressive agenda," said board member Pat Crecine, former president of Georgia Tech and current CEO of three high-tech start-ups. Mr. Barnes, the first Georgia governor to enter the department's offices in eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/14/met_265592.shtml
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Hamburger chain lowers number of expected restaurant openings

...pointed out that former McDonald's chairman and CEO Jim Cantalupo, who died unexpectedly earlier this year, and current CEO Charlie Bell had said for months that the company's focus for the time being would be on improving sales at existing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/07/bus_424542.shtml
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