First Data Corp. has named Ed Labry, a 30-year veteran of the company system, as interim CEO while it looks for a permanent candidate. 

Mr. Labry replaces Jonathan Judge, who stepped down Jan. 11 for health reasons. 

The global payment-processing company posted a $179 million loss in the fourth quarter of 2012, according to a Jan. 29 earnings release. 

Visit www.firstdata.com for more information. 

 

The largest deal in the paper industry in a decade, Norcross-based Rock-Tenn Co. announced on Jan. 26 that it has agreed to merge with U.S. rival MeadWestvaco Corp. for a reported $9.2 billion to create the world’s second-largest packaging company. More
The largest deal in the paper industry in a decade, Norcross-based Rock-Tenn Co. announced on Jan. 26 that it has agreed to merge with U.S. rival MeadWestvaco Corp. for a reported $9.2 billion to create the world’s second-largest packaging company. More