Kalanick made no such reference in his public statement, in which he thanked Jeff for his six months of service and wished him the best going forward.
Jeff Jones, Uber's president, is quitting the company, citing differences over beliefs and leadership approaches as the compelling reasons for his exit. In a statement to Recode, Jones said that "the beliefs and approach to leadership" that he believed in were "inconsistent" with those of Uber. A former chief marketing officer of retailer Target and executive veep of global marketing for apparel concern Gap, he was brought in get the ride-sharing-with-harassment-on-the-side company growing beyond early adopters. He was responsible for Uber's operations, marketing and customer support globally.
There are thousands of incredible people at the company, and I truly wish everyone well.
The past month-and-a-half has been particularly bruising for the company's image. Uber asked Amit Singhal, a vice president of engineering, to resign, after the company learned he'd failed to disclose an allegation of sexual harassment against him at his former employer, Google.
Uber has been through a lot of pain lately, and it's just not ending. His appointment at Uber was a sign that the young company is mature enough to poach executives from more established firms. After a recording of Mr. Kalanick getting into a warmed contention with a driver had surfaced for this present month, Mr. Kalanick said he would look for administration help, inciting the search of Chief operating officer.
Also departing this month is Brian McClendon, the vice president of maps and business platform.
Even ignoring the spate of resignations and departures, Uber has had a troubled 2017 so far, with CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick frequently at the centre of controversy. He plans to return to his native Kansas and explore a career in politics, he said in a statement provided by the company. He has also been blamed for not properly dealing with the company's continuing human resources issues. And others from Uber's staff have recently stepped down, including vice president of product and growth Ed Baker and security researcherCharlie Miller.
Finally, a report in the New York Times outlined Uber's use of a secret tool to evade regulators in cities where it was not allowed to operate.
It's been a rough couple of months for Uber, with the brief-but-viral #DeleteUber campaign, and the company's CEO being caught on camera berating one of his own drivers. In addition to a new COO, Kalanick now has to find a president who's willing to handle the garbage fire that the company's inner workings have become.
Chris Collins was right. "We had all the momentum", Collins told reporters after the game ( per Yahoo Sports ). When the replays were shown, it was clear that Zach Collins had reached up through the rim to block the shot.
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The 28-year-old was left out of Gareth Southgate's most recent England squad, despite good form this season. Michail Antonio has been forced to withdraw from the England squad due to injury, West Ham have confirmed.
Within minutes the Celtics extended their lead by continuing to share the ball and cycling through scoring options. The official Boston Celtics Twitter Page is providing the Live Score of this match and also, other Celtics games.
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It stood in direct contrast to the bluster and boasting of the modern political moment and of the president who nominated him. Notably, the confirmation hearing provided Cornyn and other Republicans an opportunity to give unqualified praise to Trump.
The former "Ultimate Fighter" competitor could be sent to life without the possibility of parole as a result of the conviction. Mack said she fled her home and ran bleeding to neighbors when Koppenhaver went to the kitchen to fetch a knife.
The May contract of West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures, the U.S. benchmark of oil prices, fell 1.6% to $48.54 per barrel. The chart above shows how oil prices have fared since OPEC announced its supply cut a year ago until date.
Yogi Adityanath to meet PM Narendra Modi in Parliament today
While campaigning, Adityanath praised Trump's travel ban, saying India's Hindus were under pressure to migrate from Uttar Pradesh. Maurya's image of being a chaiwallah who made it big in politics was compared with that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.