TITLE

All eyes on Allen as AT&T pres resigns

AUTHOR(S)
Rohde, David
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Network World;07/21/97, Vol. 14 Issue 29, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the controversy surrounding the resignation of AT&T Corp.'s president John Walter after the decision of the company board not to promote him to chief executive officer to replace Robert Allen. Allen's selection of Walter to replace him; Problems within the company during Allen's term.
ACCESSION #
9709033323

 

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