Motorola's Galvin Says Company Back On Track
- Motorola chief resigns. // BRW;9/25/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 37, p15
Reports on the resignation of Motorola Inc. chairman and chief executive Chris Galvin, after falling out with the company's board.
- More cuts in store at Motorola. Jones, Sandra // Crain's Chicago Business;12/24/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 52, p1
Reports the retrenchment plans of Motorola Inc. in Chicago, Illinois. Plans to reach their profit target for the year 2002; Elaboration of the company on manufacturing margin and cost savings initiative; Background of the company.
- A CEO's Perspective - Making Innovation Work. Galvin, Chris // International Journal of Innovation Science;Mar2010, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p47
An interview with former chairman Chris Galvin of Motorola Inc. is presented. When asked regarding technological aspects of the job he missed from the company, he refers to the global reorganization of the company from 2001-2003, which caused the increase of their market share from 2004-2006....
- Motorola Spins Off SPS. // Electronic News;10/13/2003, Vol. 49 Issue 41, pN.PAG
Focuses on the plan of Motorola Inc. as of October 2003, to separate its chip division, Motorola Semiconductor Products Sector (SPS) into a publicly traded company. Sales drop for SPS in the second quarter of 2003; Comment from Motorola chairman and CEO Chris Galvin, on the semiconductor...
- Who Shot Motorola? Maney, Kevin // Conde Nast Portfolio;Oct2008, Vol. 2 Issue 10, p164
The article features Chris Galvin, deposed chief executive officer (CEO) of Motorola. After he was dismissed from the company, he wants to show the world that the company's board made a terrible mistake of firing him. During his tenure, the company made many mistakes such as launching the...
- THE ROAD TO SERVICE SUCCESS WHERE PRODUCTS RULE. Johnson, Kip // Services Revenue;2003, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p1
Discusses the transition of telecommunication company Motorola from a product to a solutions business. Role of services business team Global Telecommunications solutions Sector of Motorola in managing solutions' revenue of the company; Factors that aligned to shift the division from a...
- Quality isn't enough; programs need to be market-driven. Clark, Shawn // Marketing News;6/10/1991, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p15
The article reports that many U.S. manufacturing companies are using six sigma as a business strategy to increase quality and improve profit. The six sigma concept has been innovated by Motorola for three years when the fiscal year ended in December, reported a savings of $500 million from...
- Motorola Dims Expectations For Q4. Malester, Jeff // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;12/18/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 29, p12
Reports the decline of the net earnings of Motorola in Schaumburg, Illinois. Reasons for the decline; Optimism for the corporate growth in the global wireless telephone market; Financial plans of the company.
- Digital Wireless Phone Business Lifts Motorola's 1st-Qtr. Results. Malester, Jeff // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;05/29/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 13, p4
Provides an overview on the financial performance of Motorola for the first fiscal quarter ending April 1, 2000. Increase in Motorola's digital wireless phone business for the period; Comparison between 2000 and 1999 sales for the same period; Increase in revenue for its Personal Communications...