Hasbro CEO Goldner says has been diagnosed with prostate cancer On August 6, Brian D. Goldner, President and CEO of Hasbro, issued a letter to Hasbro employees and shareholders informing them of his diagnosis with prostate cancer. He commented, "Hasbro's Board of Directors has been briefed and is fully supportive. I will continue to enthusiastically fulfill all my responsibilities as Hasbro's President and CEO on a full-time basis with no interruption in my tenure. Most importantly, I remain energized and driven to see Hasbro successfully execute our strategic global brand blueprint we have created together and built over the past several years. We are on our way to becoming the world's best branded play company."