28. JIM SKINNER

Key development: Stayed on course with a successful turnaround plan.What's next: Drive long-term profitability.Jim Skinner is staying the course -- the same course he helped map out.As chief executive officer of the world's largest restaurant chain, Skinner knows the food and food-service industries are watching his company closely.McDonald's "Plan to Win," crafted in 2003 by Jim Cantalupo, Charlie

Key development: Stayed on course with a successful turnaround plan.

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