Search our database of Celebrity Galleries:  
View our entire list of Celebrities
Search by Category
Celebrity Talent News
Celebrity News
Celebrity Business News
Professional Speaker News
Corporate Events
Television Personalities
Quiksilver CEO Bob McKnight and Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh to Deliver Keynote Addresses at 2010 Annual Business Growth Conference
Business Wire (press release) - IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Harvard Business School Association of Orange County (HBSAOC) and USC Marshall School of Business Alumni Association today announced the keynote speaker line-up—including Bob McKnight, chairman of the board, CEO and president of Quiksilver, and Tony Hsieh, CEO and president of Zappos—at the upcoming Business Growth Conference. The annual conference—co-hosted by two powerhouse alumni associations in Southern California—Harvard Business School and the USC Marshall School of Business—unites business and industry influencers, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and economic visionaries to match talent and business concepts with money and other resources. The all-day event takes place May 6, 2010 at the
Read More
Celebrities : Bob McKnight, Tony Hsieh
Categories : Business Leaders, Business Speaker News, Speakers News
Posted 4/12/2010 12:04:19 AM | Permalink
 Bob McKnight in the News
(Powered By Google News)
This RSS feed

What's Next for Boardriders?
Apparel News
“Creating one integrated global platform will enable the combined company to enhance its investments in product innovation and quality, digital marketing, consumer engagement and e-commerce, which ultimately will benefit our consumers and strengthen ...


Hobie Surf Shop launches museum exhibits to preserve and honor the sport's history
In summer months, the shop brings icons — which earlier this year included Quiksilver founder Bob McKnight — to talk about surf culture. Other brands are also recognizing those who have had an impact in and out of the water. Costa Mesa-based Hurley ...


This tiny smartphone-compatible camera is backed by Mick Fanning, Ryan Decenzo and Malia Ward
Malia Ward for Opkix. Photo: Opkix. Talk about some of the ambassadors and early adopters of the product, and how they came on board? SA: We have a very diverse team with extensive relationships. Once our team, including myself, went out with our ...

Smart Camera Co. Gets $5.4M
Orange County Business Journal
Opkix Inc. in Costa Mesa said it raised $5.4 million in Series A funding, and it now has a value of $90 million. The maker of wearable, a smartphone-connected camera has no products on the market—the official launch is planned for January. Its ground ...

Estrategia & Negocios

Quicksilver compró a su competidor Billabong por US$300 millones
Estrategia & Negocios
Quicksilver nació como una firma australiana, pero realmente no cogió la ola de la popularidad hasta que Bob McKnight y Jeff Hakman compraron la licencia para poder vender en Estados Unidos y crearon una sociedad lejos de su origen en Newport Beach. En ...

Port St. Joe Star

Robert W. “Bob” McKnight Obituary
Port St. Joe Star
Robert W. “Bob” McKnight passed away peacefully on Feb. 27, 2017, in Jacksonville. He was 80 years old. The son of Harry and Lucille McKnight of Port St. Joe, Bob was born in Caryville, FL, in 1936 and grew up in St. Joe. He was the proud older brother ...

Lewiston Morning Tribune

Eleanor R. McKnight
Lewiston Morning Tribune
Survivors include a daughter, Susan Towne of Lewiston; a son, Bob McKnight, and wife Kathy of Orofino; grandsons Tom McKnight of Moscow and Dan McKnight and his wife Tonya of Niceville, Fla.; great-grandchildren Storm, Skylar, Alisha, Xavier, Tyler ...

The Almanac

Bethel Park Lions Club celebrates 75 years
The Almanac
Other past presidents honored were Wells, 1991-92; Bob McKnight, 2005-06; Jack Boyle, 2009-10; Judy Willison, 2012-13; and Dave Lovejoy, 2016-17. +6. Danielle Gosnell. Harry Funk / The Almanac. Danielle Gosnell welcomes fellow Bethel Park Lions Club ...

Chain Store Age

Quiksilver Gets a New Name After Bankruptcy
Apparel News
Our teams around the world have been building our resurgence brick by brick,” said Pierre Agnes, chief executive officer of the renamed Boardriders. “As we pivot to growth, we think it is important to recognize the importance of all three of our iconic ...


The wild ride of Quiksilver's Bob McKnight
Bob McKnight admits to an obsession: checking out other men's shorts. He wants to see if the shorts on the dude next to him happen to be Quiksilver. It's the brand he once sold directly to surf shops out of an old Volkswagen bus, the brand that became ...
More Bob McKnight News >>
FAIR USE NOTICE: This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. Articles provided on this site are for informational purposes only and we believe that this educational use on the Web constitutes a fair use of the copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. Fair Use notwithstanding we will immediately comply with any copyright owner who wants their material removed or modified or wants us to link to their web site.
Home | Celebrities | Search by Category | Contact Us | Site Map
Copyright © 2010-2011 Talent News Network All right reserved.