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March 18, 2005 | From Dow Jones/Associated Press
Marsh & McLennan Cos., the world's largest insurance brokerage, Thursday said it had named Robert Erburu as nonexecutive chairman. Erburu became lead director and de facto head in October after Chairman and Chief Executive Jeffrey Greenberg resigned after a bid-rigging lawsuit from the New York attorney general's office. In November, five other inside directors resigned, leaving Marsh Chief Executive Michael Cherkasky and 10 outside directors remaining.
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NEWS
April 23, 1991
R. Stanton Avery, founder and former chairman of the Avery Dennison Corp., announced Monday that he will retire as chairman of the board of trustees of the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens. Avery will step down effective July 1; Robert F. Erburu, chairman and chief executive officer of Times Mirror Co., will take over as chairman. As chairman for 19 years of his 22 years as a Huntington trustee, Avery presided over a period of unprecedented growth.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 3, 2000
Actor Joseph Campanella and Robert Erburu, former chairman of the now-defunct Times Mirror Inc., were among five people Cardinal Roger Mahony named Monday as recipients of the 2001 Cardinal's Awards. Recipients of the honor, handed out by the Los Angeles Archdiocese, were recognized for outstanding service to the Catholic Church. They are: * Campanella, a parishioner of St. Charles Church in North Hollywood, who has been active in youth, philanthropic and charitable causes.
NEWS
June 14, 1990
Robert F. Erburu, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Times Mirror Co., is the recipient of the 1990 Spirit of Los Angeles Award presented annually by the Los Angeles Headquarters City Assn. The award--citing Erburu for his "personal commitment to the community"--was presented by Mayor Tom Bradley at the association's 29th annual awards luncheon Tuesday at the Music Center.
BUSINESS
May 8, 1991 | THOMAS B. ROSENSTIEL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Robert F. Erburu on Tuesday was elected chairman of the American Newspaper Publishers Assn., the professional association of the nation's newspaper industry. The post has a one-year term. Erburu is chairman and chief executive of Times Mirror Co., which owns newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, the Baltimore Sun and Newsday in New York, as well as various cable, broadcasting and other magazine, book and electronic publishing enterprises.
BUSINESS
May 3, 1989 | JUBE SHIVER Jr., Times Staff Writer
Times Mirror Co. plans to increase its capital spending budget this year to a record level of more than $400 million to keep pace with new technology and stay competitive, Robert F. Erburu, chairman and chief executive, told shareholders at the company's annual meeting Tuesday. The money, which will help finance a host of projects--including completion of modern press plants for the Los Angeles Times, a printing facility for the Baltimore Sun newspapers as well as expansion of the company's cable television systems and other areas--will increase the company's 1989 year-end debt, Erburu said.
NEWS
September 1, 1989 | THOMAS B. ROSENSTIEL, Times Staff Writer
David Laventhol, president of Times Mirror Co., on Thursday also became the sixth publisher in the 107-year history of the Los Angeles Times. Laventhol succeeds Tom Johnson, who, after nine years as publisher, will become chairman of the Times Mirror newspaper management committee, the group that shapes company strategy in newspaper publishing. Robert F.
SPORTS
October 3, 1991
If it seems as if the Cincinnati Reds were not overly enthusiastic while being swept by the Atlanta Braves in a three-game series this week . . . maybe they weren't. A poll taken by the Dayton (Ohio) Daily News revealed that 25 members of the Reds want the Braves to beat the Dodgers, and five were noncommittal. Not even Eric Davis, who is one of Darryl Strawberry's best friends, would vote for the Dodgers. He was noncommittal.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 3, 2000
Actor Joseph Campanella and Robert Erburu, former chairman of the now-defunct Times Mirror Inc., were among five people Cardinal Roger Mahony named Monday as recipients of the 2001 Cardinal's Awards. Recipients of the honor, handed out by the Los Angeles Archdiocese, were recognized for outstanding service to the Catholic Church. They are: * Campanella, a parishioner of St. Charles Church in North Hollywood, who has been active in youth, philanthropic and charitable causes.
SPORTS
October 3, 1991
If it seems as if the Cincinnati Reds were not overly enthusiastic while being swept by the Atlanta Braves in a three-game series this week . . . maybe they weren't. A poll taken by the Dayton (Ohio) Daily News revealed that 25 members of the Reds want the Braves to beat the Dodgers, and five were noncommittal. Not even Eric Davis, who is one of Darryl Strawberry's best friends, would vote for the Dodgers. He was noncommittal.
BUSINESS
May 8, 1991 | THOMAS B. ROSENSTIEL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Robert F. Erburu on Tuesday was elected chairman of the American Newspaper Publishers Assn., the professional association of the nation's newspaper industry. The post has a one-year term. Erburu is chairman and chief executive of Times Mirror Co., which owns newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, the Baltimore Sun and Newsday in New York, as well as various cable, broadcasting and other magazine, book and electronic publishing enterprises.
NEWS
April 23, 1991
R. Stanton Avery, founder and former chairman of the Avery Dennison Corp., announced Monday that he will retire as chairman of the board of trustees of the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens. Avery will step down effective July 1; Robert F. Erburu, chairman and chief executive officer of Times Mirror Co., will take over as chairman. As chairman for 19 years of his 22 years as a Huntington trustee, Avery presided over a period of unprecedented growth.
NEWS
June 14, 1990
Robert F. Erburu, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Times Mirror Co., is the recipient of the 1990 Spirit of Los Angeles Award presented annually by the Los Angeles Headquarters City Assn. The award--citing Erburu for his "personal commitment to the community"--was presented by Mayor Tom Bradley at the association's 29th annual awards luncheon Tuesday at the Music Center.
NEWS
October 23, 1989 | MARY LOU LOPER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Impassioned pleas stressing the importance of rearing children to be responsible leaders of the future took the limelight at the Hugh O'Brian Youth Foundation's Albert Schweitzer Leadership Awards Dinner on Thursday evening. More than 750 prominent business leaders and their spouses gathered at the Beverly Hilton to see Nancy and Henry Kissinger (president, Kissinger Associates Inc., and former U.S. secretary of state) and Lois and Robert Erburu (chairman and CEO, Times Mirror Corp.
BUSINESS
March 18, 2005 | From Dow Jones/Associated Press
Marsh & McLennan Cos., the world's largest insurance brokerage, Thursday said it had named Robert Erburu as nonexecutive chairman. Erburu became lead director and de facto head in October after Chairman and Chief Executive Jeffrey Greenberg resigned after a bid-rigging lawsuit from the New York attorney general's office. In November, five other inside directors resigned, leaving Marsh Chief Executive Michael Cherkasky and 10 outside directors remaining.
NEWS
October 23, 1989 | MARY LOU LOPER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Impassioned pleas stressing the importance of rearing children to be responsible leaders of the future took the limelight at the Hugh O'Brian Youth Foundation's Albert Schweitzer Leadership Awards Dinner on Thursday evening. More than 750 prominent business leaders and their spouses gathered at the Beverly Hilton to see Nancy and Henry Kissinger (president, Kissinger Associates Inc., and former U.S. secretary of state) and Lois and Robert Erburu (chairman and CEO, Times Mirror Corp.
NEWS
September 1, 1989 | THOMAS B. ROSENSTIEL, Times Staff Writer
David Laventhol, president of Times Mirror Co., on Thursday also became the sixth publisher in the 107-year history of the Los Angeles Times. Laventhol succeeds Tom Johnson, who, after nine years as publisher, will become chairman of the Times Mirror newspaper management committee, the group that shapes company strategy in newspaper publishing. Robert F.
BUSINESS
May 3, 1989 | JUBE SHIVER Jr., Times Staff Writer
Times Mirror Co. plans to increase its capital spending budget this year to a record level of more than $400 million to keep pace with new technology and stay competitive, Robert F. Erburu, chairman and chief executive, told shareholders at the company's annual meeting Tuesday. The money, which will help finance a host of projects--including completion of modern press plants for the Los Angeles Times, a printing facility for the Baltimore Sun newspapers as well as expansion of the company's cable television systems and other areas--will increase the company's 1989 year-end debt, Erburu said.
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