It’s that time of year where the consequences of being naughty or nice come home to roost. And that makes it a good time to reflect on the performance of big-shot CEOs to determine which ones did the most good for their businesses and shareholders in 2013.
While hefty compensation packages and outlandish perks make it easy to take shots at big-time execs, some of the best CEOs more than earned their keep this year.
InvestorPlace experts recently voted on on which head honchos were the most impressive CEOs of 2013. Some of the names — like CEO rockstar Elon Musk and drone-master Jeff Bezos — probably won’t surprise you. But some wildcards made the list as well. And, of course, only one can take the very top spot on our list of best CEOs.
Take a look at the results: