YPO in the News

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Date Type Region Details
5 November 2013 Chief Executives’ Confidence in U.S. Declines to One-Year Low United States

An article on Bloomberg Businessweek discusses the October 2013 YPO Global Pulse results in the United States, where confidence dropped to its lowest level in a year.

29 October 2013 More Asian property investors are looking West North Asia

Goodwin Gaw, managing principal and founder at Gaw Capital Partners and a YPO member from Hong Kong, talks to CNBC Asia about the appreciation Asian investors are seeing in the U.S. property market.

15 October 2013 Shutdown Directly Affecting Local Businesses Northeastern U.S.

Jay Sidhu, CEO of Customers Bancorp and a member from Pennsylvania, shares with CNBCs Power Lunch some examples of how the government shutdown directly is affecting his clients’ decisions.

14 October 2013 Shutdown Hurts White House Catering Biz Northeastern U.S.

Susan Lacz, CEO of Ridgewells Caterers and a member from Washington, DC, tells CNBC Power Lunch how her catering company has lost US$200,000 in revenue and laid off 30 employees due to the U.S. government shutdown. Ridgewells Caterers’ clients include the White House, the U.S. State Department and the U.S. House of Representatives.

11 October 2013 Had to Lay off some 80% of Staff due to Shutdown Pacific U.S.

John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging and a member from Los Angeles, with CNBC’s Power Lunch shares how his business has been affected by the U.S. government shutdown in October. Laser Plus Imaging is a distributor of office supplies to the U.S. Department of Defense and other government agencies.

August 2013 Corporate Connections East Central U.S.

David McKinley, president, CEO and co-founder of McKinley Carter Wealth Services and a member of the YPO Mountain State Chapter, writes an article for West Virginia Executive magazine on his experiences with YPO.

5 August 2013 Govt, India Inc must team up to boost biz sentiment South Asia

Ashok Wadhwa, group CEO of Ambit and a member of the WPO Mumbai Chapter, speaks to CNBC TV 18’s India Business Hour about the July 2013 YPO Global Pulse results, which reported that Asia CEO confidence fell to its lowest level in four years.

30 July 2013 Poll: Confidence of U.S. CEOs growing at highest level in a year United States

Capital Liberty News reports the July 2013 YPO Global Pulse results in the United States, where nearly half of CEOs said that business and economic conditions have improved over the past six months.