Tag: Backlash

Andy Cohen Reacts To Rumors Teddi Mellencamp Was Fired After Business Backlash

Teddi Mellencamp announced she was leaving The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills after three seasons. The accountability coach confirmed the news herself on Instagram with a straight to the point message. Her departure coincided with backlash over her business venture that alleged she put people’s lives at risk. Rumors started swirling that Bravo axed her from the reality series due to the controversy and Andy Cohen is now reacting.

Andy Cohen and Teddi Mellencamp
Andy Cohen and Teddi Mellencamp | Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images / Nicole Weingart/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images

“Now there’s a whole controversy online about her business,” Cohen said on his SiriusXM show Radio Andy. “That’s going on now. I do want to say, people are speculating that the online chatter about her business led to her dismissal. I just want to say because I think it’s important that one had absolutely nothing to do with the

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Apple Loosens App Store Rules a Bit After Developer Backlash

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Apple’s Rising Class of Leaders Will Shape a Post-Tim Cook Era

(Bloomberg) — Apple Inc. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook and his top deputies are focusing greater attention on developing a new generation of leaders to eventually run some of the iPhone maker’s most important divisions such as hardware development, services and marketing.As Cook begins his 10th year at the helm, his management group is filled mostly with senior vice presidents who have worked at Apple for more than two decades, made tens of millions of dollars and are at or near the ages of 55 to 60 when many previous executives have stepped aside. That, along with typical corporate planning, has spurred the Cupertino, California-based company to cultivate its next class of top managers, said people familiar with the matter who asked not to be identified talking about internal company discussions. Apple declined to comment.Cook, who took over

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