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McCEO Skinner's pay drops before retiring

McCEO Skinner's pay drops before retiring

OAK BROOK, Ill., April 14 (UPI) -- Pay for McDonald's retiring Chief Executive Officer Jim Skinner slipped in 2011 compared to 2010, the company said in a regulatory filing.

Group wants McDonald's out of hospitals

MIAMI, April 13 (UPI) -- A national watchdog group says it wants U.S. hospitals to kick McDonald's restaurants off their premises "to stop fostering" an unhealthy food environment.
McDonald's CEO Skinner retiring

McDonald's CEO Skinner retiring

OAK BROOK, Ill., March 21 (UPI) -- Jim Skinner, who spent 41 years with fast-food giant McDonald's Corps. -- the last seven as chief executive -- will retire in June, the company said Wednesday.
McD's chief: Cut taxes, curb fed spending

McD's chief: Cut taxes, curb fed spending

OAK BROOK, Ill., Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Washington must cut taxes and government spending to kick-start a U.S. economic recovery, McDonald's Corp. Chief Executive Officer Jim Skinner says.
Group asks Ronald McDonald to retire

Group asks Ronald McDonald to retire

BOSTON, May 21 (UPI) -- A consumer group in Boston plans to ask McDonald's Corp. to retire its long-term mascot Ronald McDonald because he promotes unhealthy diets for children.
McDonald's in $135M Russia expansion

McDonald's in $135M Russia expansion

MOSCOW, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- U.S. fast-food restaurant chain McDonald's will spend around $135 million to expand and upgrade its Russian operations, company officials say.

McDonald's to lose COO for health concerns

OAK BROOKS, Ill., Dec. 1 (UPI) -- U.S. fast food giant McDonald's Corp. said Tuesday Chief Operating Officer Ralph Alvarez would retire due to health reasons.
McDonald's chief criticizes menu mandates

McDonald's chief criticizes menu mandates

CHICAGO, May 19 (UPI) -- McDonald's Chief Executive Jim Skinner, speaking at a trade show in Chicago, criticized regulations requiring calorie information on restaurant menus.
McDonald's exec paid $9.4 million in 2007

McDonald's exec paid $9.4 million in 2007

OAK BROOK, Ill., April 10 (UPI) -- McDonald's Corp. Chief Executive Jim Skinner received a compensation package of $9.44 million in 2007, a Securities and Exchange Commission file showed.

Bensen named McDonald's CFO

OAK BROOK, Ill., Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Peter J. Bensen has been promoted from corporate controller to chief financial officer of McDonald's Corp., the U.S. fast-food giant announced Tuesday.

Big Mac plans big push this year

CHICAGO, May 25 (UPI) -- McDonald's said it plans to speed up worldwide restaurant openings this year after a four-year slowdown to improve quality.

McDonald's CEO Charlie Bell resigns

OAK BROOK, Ill., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Charlie Bell, president and chief executive officer of the Oak Brook, Ill.,-based McDonald's has resigned to devote his energy to his battle with cancer.
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James Alan Skinner (born 1944 in Illinois) is the President and CEO of McDonald's Corporation. Skinner began his career with McDonald's in 1971 as a restaurant manager trainee in Carpentersville, Illinois.

Prior to becoming CEO, Mr. Skinner was President and Chief Operating Officer of the McDonald's Restaurant Group with corporate management responsibility for Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA), and Latin America. Prior to that, he was responsible for McDonald’s Japan Limited, their second-largest market.

Mr. Skinner held numerous positions in the U.S. Corporation, including Director of Field Operations, Market Manager, Regional Vice President and U.S. Senior Vice President and Zone Manager.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jim Skinner."
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