AT&T has promoted John Stankey, the CEO of WarnerMedia, to president and chief operating officer of the telecommunications giant, suggesting he is a likely successor to AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson. The question is when Stephenson will step down. AT&T’s mandatory retirement age is 65 for top executives and Stephenson is only 59, which suggests there is no urgency. And as Stankey is...
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Patreon Considers Public Listing as Soon as This Year
Patreon, the online service that allows podcasters, musicians and other artists to receive direct financial support from fans, is considering a public listing as soon as this year, said a person with knowledge of discussions. The San Francisco startup has met with banks and has been approached by special purpose acquisition companies, though the latter path to the public markets isn’t...
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