Top managers of Microsoft, may leave the company
Tony Bates (Vice President of the division «Business Development and Evangelism») and Tami Reller (Vice President of the OU «Marketing») can leave the company Microsoft. The information comes from several s who are familiar with the situation in the company, and the news was published on the website Recode.net.
According to rumors, Satya Nadella, the new CEO, announced the changes last Friday, and tomorrow (Tuesday) it was announced officially.
It is expected that Eric Rudder (Vice-President of the division, «Advance Strategy») will temporarily take the position of Bates and Chris Caposella, who for many years worked in the marketing Department of a company will shift.. Interestingly, Capossela will be responsible for all advertising activities of the software giant, which means that mark Penn (Vice-President of the Department «Advertising and Strategy») will deal only with strategy. He will have to find new product areas and strategic investments that are suitable for Microsoft.
According to s, after the dismissal of Tami Reller will remain in the company to help smooth the transition. Bates will leave the company immediately. It is not known where he will leave Microsoft, but a few months ago, he received an offer from GoPro. In the past, Bates worked at Cisco, MCI Internet and Skype.