Home Tags Jeffrey Smisek

Tag: Jeffrey Smisek

Smisek defends Continental – United merger in federal court

SAN FRANCISCO - Continental Airlines CEO Jeffery Smisek defended the proposed merger with United Airlines in Federal Court Tuesday, saying his airline would not be able to "compete effectively" withou

Continental CEO to forego pay, bonuses until airline turns profit

CHICAGO - Continental Airlines Inc.'s new chief executive, Jeffrey Smisek, said Monday he won't take a salary or an annual bonus until the Houston airline records a full-year profit.