September 21, 1990 |
Former utility regulator and environmental lawyer John E. Bryson on Thursday was elected chairman and chief executive of Southern California Edison and its holding company, replacing 64-year-old Howard P. Allen, Edison's plain-spoken and colorful chief, who will retire Oct. 1. Bryson is an executive vice president of the electric utility. Directors of SCEcorp, the holding company, also named another executive vice president, Michael R. Peevey, to the post of president, effective Oct. 1.
January 2, 1991 |
Nineteen ninety-one can be counted on to be a tough year during which the people in the spotlight largely will be the people on the spot--those out fighting the economic battles in a downturn. Some of the following bear watching for signs of success and others for fears of failure. Which farmland cliche will apply? Will they be part of the cream that rises to the top? Or the chaff that is separated from the wheat? ROBERT C.
December 30, 2000 |
The thin man in the white shirt and burgundy tie looks directly into the television camera, solemnly, somewhat awkwardly, intoning: "We . . . urgently need your assistance." John E. Bryson, chairman and chief executive of Edison International, finds himself in the surprising position of making a commercial to ask--no, beg--his 11 million customers to stop using so much of the product his company has delivered so reliably to Southern California for more than 100 years: electricity.
November 15, 1991 |
John E. Bryson, chief executive officer of Southern California Edison, has been named to head the World Cup Soccer Bid Committee for Los Angeles-Pasadena.
March 22, 2008
Edison chief: An article in Business on Tuesday about Edison International Chairman and Chief Executive John E. Bryson's compensation package gave an incorrect first name for the chief executive of Countrywide Financial Corp. He is Angelo Mozilo, not Anthony Mozilo.