Tech CEOs go on defense

Elva Mankin

Four of the nation’s most powerful CEOs beamed into a Capitol Hill hearing Wednesday and raised their hands to swear to tell the truth as they faced a barrage of questions on one major issue: Are their companies too big and powerful for America’s good? Members of the House Judiciary […]

Tech CEOs get tarred as liars, bullies, pushers

Elva Mankin

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on testimony before a congressional committee by the CEOs of Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google (all times local): 5:20 p.m. U.S. lawmakers have repeatedly ripped the CEOs of Apple, Amazon, Google and Facebook while likening them to copycats, liars, bullies, drug dealers and traitors in […]

Spotlight on 4 Big Tech CEOs testifying in competition probe

Elva Mankin

WASHINGTON (AP) — They command corporations with gold-plated brands, millions or even billions of customers, and a combined value greater than the entire German economy. One of them is the world’s richest individual; another is the fourth-ranked billionaire. Their industry has transformed society, linked people around the globe, mined and […]

The 25 best CEOs of 2020, ranked by female employees

Elva Mankin

Google CEO Sundar Pichai was ranked highly as an effective leader by female employees. Stephen Lam/Reuters The past few years have sparked many important conversations around gender in the workplace.  Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s seminal book “Lean In,” sparked discussions around gender and race in corporate America. The #MeToo and […]