• Hampton Creek's entire board - except the CEO - just quit

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Hampton Creek's board of directors made a big, and very unusual, change recently: they all left.
    All, that is, except for the CEO of the Silicon Valley startup best known for its egg-less mayo and some of the controversies that have clung to it.
    The company confirmed the board change to Business Insider on Monday. Josh Tetrick, the CEO and now sole board member of Hampton Creek, said in an emailed statement that the board changes would give more freedom to the startup's staff. In the past two months, five board members have left.
    "Ensuring our employees maintain their ability to direct our...
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  • Tesla adds James Murdoch and Linda Johnson Rice to its board

    Tesla adds James Murdoch and Linda Johnson Rice to its board

    4 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Tesla has added two new independent directors to its board, including 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch and Johnson Publishing Company CEO and Chairman Linda Johnson Rice. The two new board members were added just a few months after Tesla confirmed it was seeking additional independent directors without ties to CEO and founder Elon Musk. Until now, Tesla's board included five (of six...
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  • Every member of Hampton Creek's board has stepped down except for the CEO

    Every member of Hampton Creek's board has stepped down except for the CEO

    4 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Hampton Creek is in the news again - and not for the reasons it would like to be. Hampton Creek's entire board of directors have left, except for CEO Josh Tetrick.
    Five board members left just in the last month after some serious disagreement with how Tetrick was running things, according to Bloomberg, which first reported the departures. They include Bon Appétit Management Co.
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