Don Thompson

Don Thompson, the first Black president and CEO of McDonald’s, is stepping down after a rocky nearly 3-year tenure, according to various media reports. RELATED: McDonald’s Makes Historic Hire Of First Black CEO The move comes amid a falling customer base in the United States as competition rises from companies like Five Guys Burgers and […]

For the first time in the storied history of the enterprise, fast food giant McDonald’s has appointed its first African-American CEO Don Thompson, becoming one of a handful of Black CEOs of a leading Fortune 500 Company. SEE ALSO: Can Aspirin Save Your Life? Thompson will be replacing current CEO Jim Skinner, who is stepping […]