October 30, 2014

Open Thread

Thursday Open Thread: Powerful Black CEOS in Corporate America

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The leader of the world’s largest foods service company since 2012, Don Thompson is passionate about generating profitable growth by serving great-tasting food and beverages, by being an employer of choice, and by being a good neighbor both in the … [Read more...]

Wednesday Afternoon Thread: Halloween Week!

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Black Cat - Janet Jackson … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Powerful Black Leaders in Corporate America

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Kenneth Chenault was born on June 2, 1951, in Mineola, New York. He worked as an attorney before transitioning into business, joining American Express in 1981. Chenault was named CEO of American Express in 2001, becoming one of the first African … [Read more...]

Tuesday Afternoon Thread: Halloween Week!

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Nightmares - Dana Dane … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Powerful Black CEOs in Corporate America

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Mr. Arnold W. Donald has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Carnival Corporation since July 3, 2013. Donald, 59, started the job at the  cruise giant  after serving on Carnival’s board for 12 years. He was a longtime cruisegoer who … [Read more...]

Monday Afternoon Thread: Halloween Week!

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Once Bitten, Twice Shy - Vesta … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Powerful Black CEOs in Corporate America

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Usula M. Burns Shares Her Story (Leanin.org) I was raised by a wonderful mother in the rough and tumble public housing projects on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Many people told me I had three strikes against me: I was black. I was a girl. And … [Read more...]