Motorola spins out mobile devices business

Deffree, Suzanne
March 2008
Electronic News (10616624);3/31/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 13, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the reorganization of Motorola Inc. The company will split itself into two independent, publicly traded companies in response to the demands of stockholder Carl Icahn. The company will spin out its struggling mobile telecommunication devices business and keep its broadband and mobility solutions business. As part of the effort, Motorola has begun a global search for a new CEO for the mobile devices business.


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