Hasbro CEO diagnosed with prostate cancer

Brian Goldner

Brian Goldner, the president and CEO of Hasbro, announced to employees and shareholders Wednesday that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Goldner said he will continue to work full-time and doesn't expect any interruptions with his work schedule. Goldner said doctors have told him that his prognosis is excellent.

The 50-year-old has been the president and CEO of Hasbro since 2008.

Hasbro's stock closed at $50.27, up $0.22 on Wednesday.