International Business Machines Corp. Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty, facing more skeptical investors after the company missed quarterly earnings estimates for the first time in eight years, said she remains confident about reaching long-term profit goals.
Stanley Druckenmiller, one of the best-performing hedge-fund managers of the past three decades and an avid golfer, is among those who gave a total of $6.8 million to the Masters Tournament Foundation in 2011.
In the 20th century, a select group of leaders — General Motor's Alfred Sloan, HP's David Packard and Bill Hewlett, and GE's Jack Welch — set the standard for the way corporations are run. In the 21st century only IBM's Sam Palmisano has done so.
International Business Machines Corp. Chief Executive Officer Sam Palmisano will probably cede the post next year, raising the possibility of the first female or first black CEO in the 99-year-old company’s history.
International Business Machines Corp. Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty will succeed former CEO Sam Palmisano as chairman of the board, cementing her transition as leader of the century-old company.
International Business Machines Corp. rose to the highest level since it went public in 1915 as investors show support for Chief Executive Officer Sam Palmisano ’s strategy of remaking the 99-year-old company.