11.03.2011 [TheStreet.com] - HP is no stranger to change, and underwent significant job cuts and a reorganization under Apotheker's predecessor, MarkHurd, who was credited with turning the company's fortune around. Popular with investors, Hurd was ousted last year amid an
12.03.2011 [The Business Insider] - Earlier this week the board received an email from him that included the following: “Although [our CFO] approves my expenses in our accounting system, inspired by MarkHurd, I decided it would be a good idea to add a level of transparency to you in
23.02.2011 [Nightly Business Report] - This is the first complete quarter for CEO Leo Apotheker, who took over after a scandal involving former boss MarkHurd. Apotheker described consumer demand as weaker in the quarter and revenues reflected that. They came in lighter than expected.
23.02.2011 [PR Newswire (press release)] - The big change at the helm -- Apotheker, former head of SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) took over for MarkHurd, now Oracle's (Nasdaq: ORCL) President, last year -- along with 5 new board members, including former eBay (Nasdaq: EBAY) CEO Meg Whitman
Mark Vincent Hurd (born January 1, 1957) is co-president, director, and board member of Oracle Corporation, and the past chairman, chief executive officer, and president of Hewlett-Packard. At Hewlett-Packard, Hurd succeeded CFO Robert Wayman, who served as interim CEO from February 10, 2005 to March 28, 2005, after former CEO Carly Fiorina was forced by the board to resign. On September 22, 2006, Hurd succeeded Pat Dunn as chairman after she resigned after the pretexting controversy. Hurd resigned his positions at HP on August 6, 2010, after an internal investigation uncovered expense-account irregularities.
23.02.2011 [Gazeta.pl] - Po tym jak MarkHurd w atmosferze skandalu ustąpił ze stanowiska prezesa HP, spółka dołączyła do grona firm, które na Wall Street zanotowały największe spadki. Złość inwestorów podgrzewają wyniki. Zyski netto HP w I kw. fiskalnym wzrosły o 16 proc. w
11.03.2011 The new criticism focuses on a board shake-up that occurred after previous CEO MarkHurd was forced to resign last summer over his relationship with a part-time contractor. His departure drew fire from supporters who said the board ...
12.03.2011 [San Jose Mercury News] - The outside lawyer conducting Hewlett-Packard's independent probe of MarkHurd's departure as CEO said he needs more time to interview company directors to complete his report. Andrew J. Levander, in a letter filed in federal court in San Jose
12.03.2011 [Bloomberg] - (HPQ)'s independent probe of MarkHurd's departure as chief executive officer last year said he needs additional time to interview company directors to complete his report. Andrew J. Levander, in a letter filed in federal court in San Jose, California
11.03.2011 [Fast Company] - The ties really faded under the MarkHurd era as he had little emotional connection to Stanford, did major acquisitions like EDS in Texas that further scattered HP's geographical identity, and during his era of cost cutting, nastiness
11.03.2011 [Baquia] - Apotheker asumió el cargo a finales del año pasado sucediendo a MarkHurd, despedido de forma poco elegante y provocando un enfrentamiento con Larry Ellison, el consejero delegado de Oracle. Llevar una versión de WebOS a los ordenadores personales
07.03.2011 [Forbes (blog)] - Jack Welch, GE's former CEO and leadership maven made headlines by castigating Hewlett Packard's board for gross negligence in the wake of the scandal that cost CEO, MarkHurd, his job. However it was not the scandal per se that drew
09.03.2011 [Fortune] - (Computerworld) HP CEO Leo Apotheker gave a pretty frank interview with Bloomberg Businessweek (see above quote), taking a jab at his predecessor, MarkHurd, by promising to treat India more as a market than a source of cheap labor, and reversing
11.03.2011 [Motley Fool] - When Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) tapped former SAP (NYSE: SAP) CEO Leo Apotheker to replace a disgraced MarkHurd last year, we knew that HP wanted to grow its offerings in business services and enterprise
11.03.2011 [Register] - Meanwhile, HP boss MarkHurd resigned his position at HP on 6 August, 2010, after an internal investigation uncovered expense-account irregularities, then joined Oracle with Larry E trashing HP's board for being idiots. HP and Oracle stopped being
10.03.2011 [Hollywood Today Newsmagazine] - The executive was supposedly a model for the “Iron Man” movie character Tony Stark, late last year attacked Hewlett Packard and its board for the abrupt and — he said — unfair sacking of longtime friend MarkHurd. Ellison then hired him.
02.03.2011 [Wiglaf Journal] - Its management problems are significant with the resignation of MarkHurd and his ensuing problems. The earnings statement showed disappointing growth amid poor consumer demand. HP is an important bellwether of the broader technology economy.
22.02.2011 [CNNExpansión.com] - HP despidió a su presidente ejecutivo MarkHurd en 2010. (Foto: Reuters) La empresa anunció cambios en su interior como consecuencia del despido de MarkHurd en agosto. La firma averigua si Jodie Fisher recibió ayuda del ex presidente MarkHurd para
08.03.2011 [CNNExpansión.com] - Esta estrategia sigue las críticas sobre la forma en la que la compañía manejó la salida de MarkHurd, su ex presidente ejecutivo. La compañía lo consideró un paso para "una mayor diversificación" para el talento de su junta.
12.03.2011 1) HP is a VERY BIG supplier to channel and 2) The company that MarkHurd formerly led, NCR, utilized the channel to a far less extent than HP. So the natural concern is Hurd may steer HP toward a greater percentage of direct business ...