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resistion
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
resistion   10/1/2011 5:28:50 PM
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How can finance guys truly understand the importance of technology development? And if the CEO can't become chairman, doesn't that mean his vision can't be trusted?

old account Frank Eory
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
old account Frank Eory   7/30/2011 5:54:12 AM
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Isn't Chairman pretty much a figurehead position anyway? I mean really, whether Bryant has deep discussions with Management, Marketing or Engineering about what's going on at Intel, or whether he just goes and plays golf, does it really make any difference?

Bruzzer
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
Bruzzer   7/30/2011 3:47:11 AM
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I too have thought Bryant good CEO choice for bean counter reason. In face of nation influences; Congress, DOJ, SEC, FTC, FBI, CIA, NSA, NASBE, IFRS, EUCC, KFTC trusting fiduciary responsibility under all forms of best practices will be permanently returned to Intel. With Bryant as Chairman does that mean Intel network is out? GAAP at very least and corporate industrial social responsibilities back in? Proofs are yet to be delivered. On 18 year’s examples to the contrary that’s a big if. Trusting Bryant is not the next face man for Intel invented reality. Can reign in cross network executive division through the transition. Can put this team back on the track of sound economics, industrial management, forthright accounting, democratic governance, industrial social responsibility supporting civil rights and obviously a big wish list. Respectfully submitted, Mike Bruzzone, Camp Marketing.

ReneCardenas
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
ReneCardenas   7/29/2011 2:17:31 PM
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Chairman, typically are non-executive company officers, so I do not see a major problem. They do not dictate the technical path to follow. However, a replacement of the CEO, that would be a more consequential move. However placing an internal officer in the board may be a positive effect in the troops, since as a CEO effectiveness reviewer, there is some insight of his past performance.

apummer945
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
apummer945   7/28/2011 11:05:45 AM
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"Yeah - a beancounter will move a technology company in the right direction" yes we have seen a few such examples in the past.....

elPresidente
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
elPresidente   7/28/2011 5:51:54 AM
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Yeah - a beancounter will move a technology company in the right direction

mcgrathdylan
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
mcgrathdylan   7/27/2011 10:09:53 PM
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Makes sense. Thanks for chiming in.

olsonpaw
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
olsonpaw   7/27/2011 7:50:49 PM
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Because of Andy Grove. Intel has a separation of duties in the exec office from CEO to Chairman. You can't be your own boss.

goafrit
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
goafrit   7/27/2011 7:42:53 PM
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Otellini will be kicked out soon. He has spent all the ideas he has. Time for a new leader to move Intel stocks.

mcgrathdylan
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re: Former CFO to become Intel's next chairman
mcgrathdylan   7/27/2011 6:55:34 PM
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Any insight/theories on why Intel's board wanted Bryant to be chair and not Otellini?



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