No cause was given for the firing of Maureen O'Connell. Except that it wasn't due to Scholastic's financial results.
The company sought higher pay from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the acting finance chief and his boss.
If confirmed, Joseph Simons "will immediately jump into some contentious issues," including calls for greater scrutiny of big internet companies.
The GE veteran says he and new CEO John Flannery concluded that "this is the right time to bring in a new CFO with a fresh perspective."
Former Sprint CFO Joseph Enteneuer joins the toymaker as it attempts a turnaround after struggling "to keep pace in the digital arena."
Smiley takes over from Derica Rice amid a cost-cutting push aimed at freeing up cash for Lilly to invest in developing new drugs.
The plan would have enabled CEO Mark Zuckerberg to maintain control of the company but ran into a shareholder class-action lawsuit.
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