It’s a complete new world for the Walt Disney Firm’s board of administrators. Susan Arnold will substitute Bob Iger, in line with the Burbank, California-based leisure large. When she assumes the position on December 31, she is going to turn into the first girl to chair Disney’s board in the corporate’s 98-year historical past. Right here’s what else it’s best ...

I’m mendacity on a bench that feels gentle and bouncy beneath my physique. I’m someplace towards the tip of the session when the vibrations come to a halt. By then, the soundscape in my headphones has reached a crescendo, I can really feel a constellation of lights flickering behind my closed eyelids, and my physique feels a little tingly. For ...

As theaters across the U.S. shuttered their doorways in March 2020, Donna Langley wanted to save her motion pictures. The Common Filmed Leisure Group chairman of two years acted swiftly, pushing again the release of the newest installments of the Quick & Livid and James Bond franchises. She made different movies accessible on streaming companies for a premium; Trolls World ...

For many of the previous half-century, antitrust enforcement tended to be narrowly targeted—in your pocketbook. Firms may get as large and highly effective as they needed and nonetheless escape the hammer of regulators, so long as they didn’t increase costs for shoppers. Amazon, nonetheless, has persistently delivered decrease costs for shoppers, and but it nonetheless raises issues amongst antitrust consultants. ...

The Herman Miller Aeron is the world’s most iconic job chair, designed in 1994 for a world the place individuals had been spending rising hours in entrance of their laptop screens. Practically 20 years later, the Aeron remains to be Herman Miller’s best-selling chair. And now, every Aeron chair will comprise the equal of as much as 114 plastic water ...

Facebook on Wednesday formally called upon Federal Commerce Fee Chair Lina Khan to recuse herself from antitrust proceedings towards the social media large, saying Khan had primarily predetermined that the corporate violated antitrust regulation. “Chair Khan has persistently made well-documented statements about Facebook and antitrust issues that might lead any affordable observer to conclude that she has prejudged the Facebook ...

Gamestop, the corporate on the heart of the retail investor revolt towards Wall Road merchants in January, says forward of its first quarter earnings report that it has appointed two ex-Amazon execs as chief government officer and new chief monetary officer. The new CEO, Matt Furlong, and the new CFO, Mike Recupero, every “oversaw numerous development initiatives throughout their respective ...

When the acclaimed British designer Tom Dixon was 5, he was left alone, parked in a tiny French automotive, a Citroën 2CV. Since this was the Nineteen Sixties, there have been no baby security seats or legal guidelines in opposition to the apply. Little doubt, Dixon was bored and curious, so he pulled on a lever, which occurred to be ...