Meg Whitman Confident Despite HP Stagnation

Meg Whitman Confident Despite HP Stagnation

By Sean Patterson November 27, 2014

HP this week released its fourth quarter 2014 and fiscal 2014 full-year financial results. The company reported quarterly revenue of $28.4 billion, down 2% from fourth quarter 2013. Full-year revenue was reported to be $111.5 billion, down 1% year-over-year. HP’s …

HP Decides Keeping PC Business More Cost Effective Than Dropping It HP Decides Keeping PC Business More Cost Effective Than Dropping It
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A couple months ago, HP announced it was exploring options for spinning off its PC business, but has now announced that it will keep it instead. In a statement, the company said it has completed its evaluation of strategic alternatives …

Zaarly: The Next eBay? Zaarly: The Next eBay?

Mobile commerce startup Zaarly announced today that it has closed a $14 million Series A round of funding led by Kleiner Perkins. They also announced that they’ve added Meg Whitman to their board. Whitman, of course, is the President and …

Meg Whitman Named New CEO of HP Meg Whitman Named New CEO of HP
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It’s official: Meg Whitman is your new CEO of HP, replacing Leo Apotheker after just under a year on the job. Apotheker was tapped in September of last year to replace CEO Mark Hurd, after Hurd resigned his position amid …

When Tweeting with URL Shorteners Goes Wrong

Former eBay President and CEO Meg Whitman is of course running for Governor of California. A spokesperson working for her has provided us all with a lesson about being careful with our social media content, and to always check our links before we share them with the world. 

eBay CEOs Slammed For Compensation Excess

eBay investors who are wondering where their money’s gone may be within their rights to hit up former CEO Meg Whitman and current chief exec John Donahoe for a few bucks.  This morning, Eric Jackson outlined some questionable compensation strategies that have seen both individuals take home a lot of money and also use a large amount for personal travel expenses.

Former eBay CEO Wants to Be Next California Governor


Everybody knew it was coming, but today, former eBay CEO Meg Whitman announced her announced she has formed an exploratory committee that will see her running for Governor of California in 2010. Whitman is a fifty-two year old Republican, and aims to replace John Matrix himself – Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Report: Meg Whitman Leaves Boards, May Enter Politics

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Much was made of the way in which certain members of the tech community supported Barack Obama’s run for the presidency.  Now an even more direct tech-to-politics connection looks ready to form, as Meg Whitman, eBay’s former CEO, is stepping down from three companies’ boards and may try to become a governor.

Ebay Chiefs Opposites On Political Spectrum


Former president and CEO of eBay, Meg Whitman, was thrust into the national spotlight once again after Republican presidential nominee John McCain dropped her name as possible Treasury Secretary at Tuesday night’s debate with Barack Obama. Judging from cofounder Pierre Omidyar’s Twitter account, he took issue with McCain’s assertions.

Onlookers Wait For eBay’s Next Move

Meg Whitman has stepped down, and in our eyes, this makes it a good time for everyone else to step back.  We shouldn’t necessarily stay back; now’s just an opportune moment to consider all things eBay.

Official: eBay’s Whitman To Depart

Meg Whitman will wrap up ten years with eBay when she steps down as president and CEO on March 31st.

Whitman Ready To Depart eBay

Meg Whitman, CEO of eBay, plans to retire from running the online marketplace after ten years at the helm.