Palm Taps M&A Pro

Cohen, Judith Radler
March 2000
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;03/27/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 13, p4
Reports that Palm Inc., a manufacturer of hand-held computer devices, has appointed Doug Solomon as chief strategy officer to head the company's merger and acquisition efforts. Career background of Solomon; Date Palm Inc. went public.


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