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Management changes mark 'new era' for Midwich

Management changes mark 'new era' for Midwich

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Distributor Midwich has made a number of management changes for the New Year, including Jonny Francis (pictured) heading up the vendor sales specialist teams.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 8th 2014 at 11:28AM
Acer shares jump following CEO appointment and management reshuffling

Acer shares jump following CEO appointment and management reshuffling

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The recruitment of a new CEO and resignation of three senior executives at Acer as part of a management reshuffle has led to a boost for the firm’s shares.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 2nd 2014 at 11:08AM
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Microsoft makes management changes, faces "new opportunities"

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Microsoft has outlined its senior management restructure including some new top-level bosses.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 12th 2013 at 10:31AM
Microsoft considering major shake-up

Microsoft considering major shake-up

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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is reportedly mulling over a decision to implement significant changes to the firm's management.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jun 4th 2013 at 11:12AM

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Logitech hires Whirlpool exec for top job

Logitech hires Whirlpool exec for top job

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Peripheral giant Logitech has named a new president, tapping Whirlpool for Bracken P. Darrell as the new chief reporting to chairman Guerrino De Luca.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Mar 16th 2012 at 4:06AM
RIM co-CEOs step down for insider Heins

RIM co-CEOs step down for insider Heins

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Struggling BlackBerry-maker RIM has announced that co-CEOs Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsilli have stood down to be replaced by insider Thorsten Heins.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Jan 23rd 2012 at 4:44AM
HP decides to stay in the PC business

HP decides to stay in the PC business

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HP announced that the world number one PC maker HP will stay in the business.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Oct 28th 2011 at 4:01AM
AMD taps ex-Apple man Papermaster as new CTO

AMD taps ex-Apple man Papermaster as new CTO

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AMD has hired ex-Apple iPod and iPhone boss Mark Papermaster as the chipmaker's new CTO and senior vice president.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Oct 19th 2011 at 11:34PM

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Sell HP's PC business to save it, urges Ars Technica

Sell HP's PC business to save it, urges Ars Technica

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Tech site Ars Technica has urged HP to consider selling off the PC-making division in order to "get out now and sell the division to someone who cares."

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Oct 11th 2011 at 1:17AM
Official: HP Apotheker out, Witman in

Official: HP Apotheker out, Witman in

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HP confirmed that the IT giant's board of directors has ousted 11-month CEO Leo Apotheker and appointed ex-eBay CEO Meg Whitman.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Sep 23rd 2011 at 4:39AM
HP expected to fire CEO Apotheker

HP expected to fire CEO Apotheker

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HP is reportedly set to fire CEO Leo Apotheker, less than a year after recruiting him to replace former CEO Mark Hurd.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Sep 22nd 2011 at 1:36AM
Micro-P boosts AV clout with Ian Aitken appointment

Micro-P boosts AV clout with Ian Aitken appointment

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Retail and B2B distie Micro-P has appointed ex-Sanyo channel manager Ian Aitken as the firm's new specialist AV manager.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Sep 22nd 2011 at 12:08AM

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Microsoft UK reportedly paid off female exec

Microsoft UK reportedly paid off female exec

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Microsoft reportedly paid off a female executive after passing her over for the top job at Microsoft UK.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Sep 20th 2011 at 4:35AM
Ex-Acer boss Lanci jumps ship to Lenovo

Ex-Acer boss Lanci jumps ship to Lenovo

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Former Acer boss Gianfranco Lanci has joined Chinese PC-builder Lenovo as a consultant in order to "help develop and accelerate Lenovo's worldwide consumer business", the company announced.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Sep 19th 2011 at 6:56AM
HTC considers mobile OS acquisition

HTC considers mobile OS acquisition

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Reports have emerged that HTC is considering the acquisition of a mobile operating system platform based on an interview with the smartphone giant's boss Cher Wang.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Sep 13th 2011 at 2:29AM
Google's Schmidt 'flabbergasted' at British science education

Google's Schmidt 'flabbergasted' at British science education

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Google Chairman and ex-CEO Eric Schmidt took to the podium to give the media industry's MacTaggart Lecture in which he criticised the British education and blamed it for the "throwing ...

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Aug 28th 2011 at 10:41PM

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Acer changes mind on ultrabooks, says 'tablet fever' is on the wane

Acer changes mind on ultrabooks, says 'tablet fever' is on the wane

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Acer chairman JT Wang claimed that 'tablet fever' is subsiding as consumers return to notebook PCs, attracted by upcoming products such as Intel's ultrabooks and Windows 8.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Aug 26th 2011 at 3:20AM
Tablets and ultrabooks are 'fads' says Acer boss

Tablets and ultrabooks are 'fads' says Acer boss

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Acer found Stan Shih has described tablet PCs and Intel's ultrabook concept as 'fads' and urged manufacturers to innovate beyond the current trends.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Aug 8th 2011 at 1:05AM
Logitech boss Quindlen resigns following Euro sales rout

Logitech boss Quindlen resigns following Euro sales rout

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Logitech boss Gerald Quindlen has fallen on his sword following $30 million loss off the back of disastrous sales in Europe.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Jul 29th 2011 at 10:03AM