Senior executives

A look at some senior CEOs who do not plan on retiring.

Earlier this year, Melvin Gordon, CEO of Tootsie Roll Industries, died at 95 years of age. His wife of 65 years, Ellen, 83, replaced Gordon as CEO. Nowadays, it seems older business leaders seldom retire, including the CEOs pictured above who can add an old-age retirement cheque to their annual compensation.

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Steve Brearton

Steve Brearton is a freelance writer in Toronto.


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