Elon Musk chairman and CEO at Tesla and chairman of SpaceX inhales what he said was marijuana on a live You Tube webcast Thursday night
11 September, 2018, 12:31
Tesla shares were volatile Friday morning amid a ideal storm of chaotic news for the embattled electric carmaker.
In July he shocked investors by announcing on Twitter that he had funding secured to take his auto firm Tesla private. "As a result, this caused me to reconsider my future".
About two hours into the YouTube video of "The Joe Rogan Experience", the CEO accepts a sip of whiskey and a drag off a joint offered to him by Rogan, a comedian and podcast host who makes it a point to note that pot is legal in California. "I'm getting text messages from friends saying, 'What the hell are you doing smoking weed?'" he said. "I don't actually notice any effect.I don't find that it is very good for productivity".
Musk has also acknowledged that his intense workload of 120-hour weeks was taking a toll on his physical health, according to an emotional interview with the New York Times last month. In the first quarter of this year, the company lost Morton's predecessor, Eric Branderiz, and Susan Repo, who was treasurer and vice president of finance.
James Albertine, an analyst at Consumer Edge, said it had previously called for a co-chief executive or chief operating officer to help balance the leadership structure.
If such a system is connected to your vehicle, it could calculate when you'll be home and start the air conditioning at the optimal time to save energy, Musk said.
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Several Wall Street analysts renewed calls for the company to appoint another senior leader, either to replace Musk as chief executive or provide more support as the company strives to expand production and potentially raise more capital.
Days after Elon Musk made headlines for repeating unsubstantiated allegations that a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue is a pedophile, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX provoked more investor uncertainty when he appeared to smoke a blunt on-air during a podcast. Not only did Musk not have any kind of written funding deal, manyTesla investors saw little upside in approving a deal that would reduce Tesla's transparency and the liquidity of Tesla stock. Neuralink may have something interesting to announce in a few months, Musk told Rogan.
Tesla's board of directors is on the lookout for senior talent but is not actively searching for a chief operating officer, a person familiar with the board's thinking told Bloomberg News in August.
In a Friday blog post on the electric-car company's website, Musk announced Jerome Guillen, an eight-year veteran of the company, will now oversee all automotive operations, program management, and the company's automotive supply chain. Tesla has battled negative headlines surrounding Musk's behavior, including a reported Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) investigation into Musk's stated intention on Twitter to take the company private.
Mr Morton said he still believes strongly in Tesla's "mission and future prospects" and has "no disagreements with Tesla's leadership or its financial reporting".
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