Latest David H. Batchelder Stories

2014-01-14 16:28:36

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW) and Relational Investors LLC today announced that they have entered into a cooperation agreement giving Relational an option to have SPX appoint David H. Batchelder, Relational's principal and co-founder, to SPX's board of directors following the 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. "SPX and Relational have engaged in a series of productive discussions about our business, capital allocation and long-term...

2011-03-24 07:00:00

ATLANTA, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot® (NYSE: HD), the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that J. Frank Brown and Ronald (Ron) L. Sargent have been nominated for election to the board of directors at the Company's upcoming annual meeting on June 2. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030502/HOMEDEPOTLOGO ) Mr. Brown, 54, just completed his term as Dean of INSEAD, an international business school with campuses in France,...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.