Ex Comcast Exec Burch Exits Virgin Media
- VIRGIN CHIEF ANKLES. Clarke, Steve // Daily Variety;8/22/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 37, p19
The article reports that Steve Burch, CEO of the media company Virgin Media Inc. in Great Britain, has resigned due to personal and family problems. It is stated that the company was affected by its poor number of subscribers and the increasing competition, particularly to its rival British Sky...
- BSkyB feud hurts Virgin. Clarke, Steve // Daily Variety;5/10/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 28, p4
The article reports that Virgin Media is bracing for the loss of more subscribers due to a dispute with Satcaster BSkyB. The dispute led BSkyB to pull a number of its channels from the Virgin platform. Virgin reported a loss of 46,900 customers as sales dipped five percent to $2.04 million....
- Virgin territory. Lunden, Ingrid // Total Telecom Magazine;Sep2007, p8
The article assesses the future of Virgin Media, a recently merged media conglomerate in Great Britain. Its CEO Steve Burch has decided to resign for family and personal reasons. Virgin is also facing a double-dispute with pay-TV leader BSkyB over pricing for Sky channels and market share. The...
- NEWTEK LEADER MOVES TO PARTNER FIRM. // CardLine;2/16/2007, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p23
The article reports on the resignation of T. Alan Schmidt as president and chief executive officer of Newtek Merchant Solutions to oversee the merchant processing business for NCMIC, a financial services company for chiropractors.
- SCOTLAND. // Art Monthly;Apr2007, Issue 305, p13
The article reports on the resignation of Graham Berry as chief executive officer of the Scottish Arts Council.
- CEO perks? Job security isn't one of them anymore. // Crain's Chicago Business;11/06/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 46, p10
Reports on the number of chief executive officers (CEO) who resigned in the United States in October 2000. Average tenure of exiting CEO; Organizational problems facing CEO.
- Avoiding succession snafus. Mariotti, John // Industry Week/IW;04/17/2000, Vol. 249 Issue 8, p70
Explores the factors that contribute to chief executive officer departures. Company's failure to meet Wall Street expectations; Failure of the corporate board to screen candidates before selection; Promotion of a chief operating officer to the position.
- Chief Executive Exodus. // World Trade;Jul2003, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p8
Talks about the resignations of chief executive officers (CEO) in 2002. Reason behind the resignations; Details of the study conducted by Booz Allen Hamilton on the link between CEO tenure and corporate performance; Remarks from Grahm Collins, partner at PRTM.
- Mmm Mmmore Trouble For Campbell Soup. Moniz, Larry // Business News New Jersey;03/28/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 13, p8
Announces the resignation of Dale F. Morrison as chief executive officer (CEO) of Camden, New Jersey-based food manufacturer Campbell Soup. Morrison's career history; Appointment of former CEO David W. Johnson on an interim basis; Forecast of analysts regarding the company's performance in the...