The board of Barnes & Noble announced that
the company has fired CEO Demos Parneros for violating company policies,
declining to specify which policies Parneros had violated, CNBC reports.
Parneros will not receive severance or continue to serve on the book seller's
board, the company said. Barnes & Noble will now conduct a search for a new
CEO and, in the interim, a committee of company leaders will perform the role,
according to CNBC.
You’ve spoken and we’ve listened! We are excited to announce that the same great knowledge platform that you have come use and love over the years will be going through a rebrand and an upgrade. We believe that all good things don’t come to an end, but only evolve to be better.
WikiOmni will now officially be called Knowpia. Please make sure your access is now directed to KNOWPIA.COM from all of your devices.
In an effort to enhance the overall user experience, over the course of the next few months you will see a new and improved design layout with value-added features and advancements in functionality. Through extensive research & development, we know you will be happy with the new direction that we are taking to continue our vision to assemble the world’s largest platform of knowledge contributors. We thank you for taking this incredible journey with us!