AMD sheds 1100 jobs, cuts pay

Deffree, Suzanne
January 2009
Electronic News;1/19/2009, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the move of AMD Corp. to impose a 20 percent salary reduction among top executives and cut 1,100 jobs in the U.S. The move is part of the company's effort to address the economic crisis and planned divestiture of its handheld division. More than 2,200 employees are claimed affected by the two rounds of layoffs.


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