TITLE

Apple fires Spindler, brings in Amelio

AUTHOR(S)
Gruman, Galen; Crotty, Cameron
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
Macworld;Apr96, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that on January 31, 1996 Apple Computer fired CEO Michael Spindler and demoted chairman of the board A.C. `Mike' Markkula Jr., a founder of the 20-year-old company, to vice president. New CEO Gilbert Amelio; Apple as the number three personal computer (PC) maker in the United States; Problems with Apple shifting production to its lower-end Power Macs and Performas.
ACCESSION #
9602297830

 

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