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How Dave Clark, the mastermind behind Amazon's coronavirus response, became one of the most powerful executives in America (AMZN)

Dave Clark, Amazon's senior vice president of worldwide operations, is one of the most powerful people in corporate America. Clark is in charge of everything from Amazon's warehouse and shipping network to marketing and the Prime membership program. Since he joined Amazon in 1999, Clark has quickly jumped through the ranks, going... go to Article >

How Trump Got Played By The Military-Industrial Complex

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On March 20, 2018, President Donald Trump sat beside Saudi crown prince Muhammed bin Salman at the White House and lifted a giant map that said Saudi weapons purchases would support jobs in “key” states — including Pennsylvania, Michigan,... read more

Amazon just promoted Dave Clark, a former warehouse manager with a music degree, to be its new retail CEO after having 'tested' him for years (AMZN)

96 Days ago Finance Source:

Amazon announced on Friday that it's promoting Dave Clark, SVP of worldwide operations, to CEO of worldwide consumer when Jeff Wilke steps down early next year. That makes Clark one of the three CEOs at Amazon, alongside company founder Jeff... read more

Amazon's big shakeup: Jeff Bezos's No. 2 leaves, and the top leadership circle adds its first Black woman — here's the full list of Bezos's...

96 Days ago Finance Source:

Amazon announced on Friday that Jeff Wilke, CEO of worldwide consumer, is stepping down early next year. Dave Clark, SVP of worldwide operations, will be promoted to Wilke's position next year. In addition, Amazon added three new executives to... read more

Amazon's robotics boss, who defended the company when a top VP resigned over employee firings, has abruptly quit — making him the third...

103 Days ago Finance Source:

Amazon's VP of robotics Brad Porter is leaving the company to join an AI startup, according to people familiar with the matter. Porter is a highly respected engineer and one of the 20 or so executives to hold the "Distinguished Engineer" title... read more

Jeff Bezos responded to an 'offended' customer who wants Amazon to say All Lives Matter instead of Black Lives Matter: 'My stance won't change' (AMZN)

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared an email exchange he had with a customer upset about the Black Lives Matter banner on Amazon's website. Bezos wrote that the Black Lives Matter movement "doesn't mean other lives don't matter." "I want you to know... read more

SALARY COMPARISON: What top companies like Apple, Nike, PwC, Walmart, Spotify, and more pay their staff

94 Days ago Finance Source:

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of Business Insider stories from executive editor Matt Turner. Please subscribe to Business Insider here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.  Hello! There's often a large degree of... read more

Revealed: Who Profited From The Government’s Coronavirus Spending Boom

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The coronavirus pandemic brought about an unprecedented peacetime public spending boom in the UK as the government pumped billions into trying to fight Covid-19. But an investigation by HuffPost UK has led to renewed calls for an inquiry into... read more

Meet the 31 executives leading Omnicom, the world's most valuable advertising network, during a global pandemic and recession

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Omnicom, the second-largest advertising holding company by annual revenue, has become the most valuable business in a turbulent industry by share price and market cap. Under John Wren, the company's recent financial performance surpassed... read more

Amazon could use its possible acquisition of the self-driving car startup Zoox to make discounted robotaxi rides a perk for Prime subscribers,...

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Amazon's reported interest in the autonomous-driving startup Zoox may signal a desire to one day launch a robotaxi service, Morgan Stanley said in a note to clients published on Wednesday. The retail giant could offer discounted rides to... read more