Quantcast

Latest Colleen Barrett Stories

2013-01-22 23:01:08

Colleen Barrett to speak on creating a high performing culture through servant leadership at 2013 Convene CEO Summit. Placentia, CA (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 Convene, a premier Christian CEO Forum organization, announced that Colleen Barrett, President Emeritus of Southwest Airlines will be a keynote speaker at their 2013 CEO Summit to be held in Dallas, TX on April 25 — 27, 2013. Each year, Convene hosts approximately 150 to 200 prominent CEOs and business owners from across the...

2008-07-15 21:00:22

DALLAS, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The clamoring of cowbells and a rendition of a Willie Nelson song is not what you would expect to hear in the lobby of a Fortune 500 company; but then again, Southwest Airlines is famous for doing the unexpected! Southwest Executive Colleen Barrett, who leaves her role as President effective today, was honored by Employees in Dallas with a surprise tribute to show appreciation for her years of Servant Leadership. (Colleen will remain a fulltime Southwest...

2008-07-15 12:00:42

By Terry Maxon, The Dallas Morning News Jul. 15--The mom of Southwest Airlines Co. is about to become mom emeritus. To call Colleen Barrett "Mom" might seem demeaning, considering that she has been the highest-ranking woman in the airline industry for years, even before she was named president of Dallas-based Southwest in 2001. But Ms. Barrett, who steps down from her president's job at midnight today, knows what the label means. "I'm OK with Mom," Ms. Barrett said last week. "I'm...

2008-07-15 03:00:26

By Terry Maxon, The Dallas Morning News Jul. 15--The mom of Southwest Airlines Co. is about to become mom emeritus.To call Colleen Barrett "Mom" might seem demeaning, considering that she has been the highest-ranking woman in the airline industry for years, even before she was named president of Dallas-based Southwest in 2001. But Ms. Barrett, who steps down from her president's job at midnight today, knows what the label means. "I'm OK with Mom," Ms. Barrett said last week. "I'm OK...

2007-07-21 06:21:42

By Trebor Banstetter, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 21--Herb Kelleher and Colleen Barrett will continue to collect hefty salaries from Southwest Airlines after they relinquish their executive positions, the airline disclosed in a regulatory filing Friday. Kelleher, who co-founded the Dallas-based airline in 1967 and is executive chairman, said this week that he plans to step down from his position next year. Barrett, who has also been with the airline since its inception and is...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
Related