Hey, let's give Mark a chance to shine and see how he steers the boat. Under Appleton is was his way or out the door. Mark is a very smart guy and could take the company to new levels and opportunities. Shake up Boise Mark, here is your chance!
Mark Durcan seems to be a decent, competent guy. But I don't know that he has any real vision of the company being anything other than what it is right now. Micron is at a cross roads where some longer term strategic thinking is needed.
Micron is known for having an insular corporate culture that nearly always promotes it's executives from within. It might be time to break from that tradition.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.