July 15, 1994 |
Golden West Corp. Earnings Off 11%: The Oakland-based parent of World Savings & Loan Assn. posted second-quarter net income of $61.9 million, or 98 cents a share, down from $70.6 million, or $1.10 a share. Marion O. Sandler, chairman and chief executive of Golden West, said the results were affected by "a lower profit margin and a faster-than-normal increase in administrative expenses."
July 10, 2006 |
Golden West Financial Corp. founders Herbert M. Sandler and Marion O. Sandler have donated about $1.3 billion in stock to charity in the last month, including an $814.7-million gift disclosed in a securities filing. The couple serve as co-chief executives and chairpersons of the Oakland savings and loan, which is being acquired by Wachovia Corp. for $24.6 billion.
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June 5, 2012 |
As one of the first women to hold a position of power on Wall Street, Marion O. Sandler was notable even before she and her husband, Herbert, spent 43 years building Oakland's World Savings Bank into such a major - and ultimately controversial - adjustable mortgage lender. Sandler, the daughter of Jewish immigrants from Lithuania and Russia, exploited her keen analytic skills to become Dominick & Dominick's first female executive in 1955 and joined Oppenheimer & Co. as a savings and loan analyst in 1961.
May 28, 1990 |
When Marion Sandler was starting out on Wall Street 34 years ago, she told her boss that she eventually wanted to become a partner. "They laughed," she said. "In those days, there was no beating around the bush. It was very clear a woman couldn't become a partner." Sandler, at least, has come a long way. She's now co-chief executive of Golden West Financial Corp. in Oakland, a company she and her husband built up after acquiring it in 1963.
May 31, 2005 |
Talk about executive shuffles. Apple Computer Inc. boss Steve Jobs, who topped the Los Angeles Times' executive pay survey last year, is next to last on the new list after his compensation plunged from $74.8 million to just $1. That's barely enough to download one song on an iPod. But according to federal filings, Jobs still owns 10 million shares of the Cupertino, Calif.