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Still a big to-do list for Don Thompson, next McDonald's CEO




Copyright: USA Today

May 24, 2012


It might seem to be just another annual shareholders meeting today at McDonald's, but this one will be closely watched as a precursor to the fast-food world's most important changing of the guards in years. This will be the last meeting presided over by CEO Jim Skinner, 67, who steps down June 30 after guiding McDonald's through one of its most successful, yet change-embracing, periods. Under his tenure, McDonald's became less a food company and more a beverage company. It became ...


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