1. Articles from Jake Kanter

    1-3 of 3
    1. Inside Amazon's Battle to Kill an Unprecedented Shareholder Revolt Over Facial Recognition

      Inside Amazon's Battle to Kill an Unprecedented Shareholder Revolt Over Facial Recognition
      • Amazon shareholders will stage an unprecedented vote on Wednesday on whether to stop the company from selling its facial recognition technology to government agencies.
      • Activist shareholders are concerned that the technology, known as Rekognition, will be used for surveillance and has been found to produce inaccurate results...
      Read Full Article
      Mentions: Amazon Sky Congress
    2. Powerful Facebook Investors Just Co-Filed a Proposal to Take Down Mark Zuckerberg as Chairman

      Powerful Facebook Investors Just Co-Filed a Proposal to Take Down Mark Zuckerberg as Chairman
      • Four powerful institutional Facebook investors have co-filed a shareholder proposal calling for Mark Zuckerberg's dual role as CEO and chairman to be split.
      • The proposal was originally filed by activist investor Trillium Asset Management and revealed by Business Insider in July after Facebook's brutal second quarter earnings...
      Read Full Article
    3. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman to Exit with a $72 Million Payoff as the Bitter Wrangle over Sumner Redstone's Media Empire Reaches a Conclusion

      Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman to Exit with a $72 Million Payoff as the Bitter Wrangle over Sumner Redstone's Media Empire Reaches a Conclusion

      The bitter wrangle for control over 93-year-old billionaire Sumner Redstone’s $40 billion media empire has reached a conclusion, according to several media reports.

      At the centre of the battle were Redstone’s daughter, Shari, and Philippe Dauman, the chief executive of Viacom — and it appears that Shari has emerged victorious...

      Read Full Article
      Mentions: CEO
    1-3 of 3
  1. Categories

    1. BoardProspects Features:

      BoardBlogs, BoardKnowledge, BoardMoves, BoardNews, BoardProspects Announcements, BoardProspects CEO, CEO Blog, Competitor Corner, In the News, Partner Publications, Question of The Week, Sponsored Content
  2. Topics in the News

    1. (14 articles) Board of directors
    2. (13 articles) Board
    3. (5 articles) Nasdaq
    4. (5 articles) NYSE
    5. (3 articles) CEO
    6. (2 articles) Board of directors
    7. (2 articles) Danone
    8. (2 articles) Activist
    9. (1 articles) Mark Zuckerberg
    10. (1 articles) Stringer
    11. (1 articles) New York City Comptroller
    12. (1 articles) Jeff Bezos
    13. (1 articles) Management
    14. (1 articles) shareholder revolt
    15. (1 articles) technology
    16. (1 articles) human rights
    17. (1 articles) Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG)
    18. (1 articles) LendingClub Corporation
    19. (1 articles) JetBlue
    20. (1 articles) Annual Meeting
  3. Popular Articles

  4. Picture Gallery

    Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman to Exit with a $72 Million Payoff as the Bitter Wrangle over Sumner Redstone's Media Empire Reaches a Conclusion Powerful Facebook Investors Just Co-Filed a Proposal to Take Down Mark Zuckerberg as Chairman Inside Amazon's Battle to Kill an Unprecedented Shareholder Revolt Over Facial Recognition Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. Announces Appointments of Gail Moody-Byrd and María Fernanda Mejía to the Board of Directors ATSG Board Elects Two Directors NortonLifeLock Names Sherrese Smith and Emily Heath to Board of Directors Twitter VP Engineering Nick Caldwell Joins True Board of Directors Former U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson Joins Maxar’s Board of Directors SwanBio Therapeutics Appoints Alison Lawton to Board of Directors Marathon Patent Group Appoints Kevin A. DeNuccio to Board of Directors Terminix Adds David J. Frear to Its Board of Directors LendingClub Announces Transformation of its Board of Directors