Iranian CEO Sentenced To Nearly 2 Years In Federal Prison For Conspiracy To Violate US SanctionsThe founder and CEO of an Iranian financial services firm accused of conspiring to violate U.S. sanctions against Iran was sentenced Thursday to nearly two years in federal prison.
'Visionary' Twin Cities Educator Choua Yang Passes Away From COVID-19A Twin Cities educator has passed away from COVID-19.
Coronavirus Impact: Target CEO Addresses Soaring Digital Sales, Safety Protocols During PandemicRetail giant Target has kept its nearly 2,000 stores open across the U.S., continuously changing how it operates to keep employees and customers safe during the coronavirus pandemic.
Best Buy Introduces Corie Barry As The Company's First Female CEOFor the fifth time in Best Buy's history, a new CEO leads the company. And for the first time, it's a woman. Corie Barry is now the eighth female CEO of a Fortune 100 company and the youngest female.
Target Sees Profit, Comparable-Store Sales In 4th QuarterTarget's heavy discounting during the crucial holiday season squeezed fourth-quarter profits, but the discounter's trendy assortments and spiffed up presentations drove more shoppers to spend more.
As REI Waves Goodbye To Black Friday, Don’t Expect Other Companies To Follow REI shocked everyone when the CEO announced Tuesday that the outdoor retailer is saying no to Black Friday.
Target CEO Talks About Local FlavorsTarget is going local. The liquor section in its new Boston store features locally-brewed Samuel Adams beer. The "Fan Central" area stocks Red Sox and Patriot gear.
Minnesotan To Meet: GoGlow Melanie RichardsWe all know that one person who has unlimited energy and seems to be able to pull everything together. Well, this morning you're about to meet another. Meet Melanie Richards. Richards is a CEO who started her career far from the boardroom. She did an interview with 'CCO just two days before her due date with her second son.
Nearly 3 Dozen Apply For Top Job At MNsureNearly three dozen applicants are vying for the top job at MNsure, but the health insurance exchange's interim chief executive isn't one of them. MNsure opened the chief executive spot this summer and received 34 applications, a MNsure spokesman said Friday. Former CEO Scott Leitz stepped down in May to take another job.
New Reddit CEO Promises Site Will 'Clean Up Its Act'The new CEO of Reddit said the popular site is going to clean up its act. Co-founder Steve Huffman, who has returned to the CEO position, said Reddit will enforce stricter policies on what can and cannot be said on the site.
MNsure Starts Search For Permanent Chief ExecutiveMinnesota's health insurance exchange is looking for a permanent leader.
Key State Official To Become CEO Of Medical Cannabis CompanyA Minnesota health official instrumental in getting the state's medical marijuana program off the ground is leaving to become chief executive of a company that grows the cannabis — a move that may expose him and the Department of Health to questions about prior regulatory decisions.
Survey: Google CEO Has Highest Approval RatingLarry Page of Google has something to brag about to his CEO friends. A new survey from "Glassdoor," an online job and salary review site, listed CEOs of major companies based on their approval rating.
More Executive Turnover At MNsure As Chief Plans To ResignMNsure's chief executive is resigning to take another job, the health insurance exchange confirmed Monday, paving the way for a third leadership shakeup at the beleaguered agency in less than two years.
Twin Cities Rental Market Bucking Nationwide Price SpikeAs rent prices spike across the country, apartments in the Twin Cities could be bucking the trend.