[Cialug] New CEO of Canonical, makes of Ubuntu

Barry Von Ahsen barry at vonahsen.com
Thu Dec 17 13:09:01 CST 2009

Todd Walton wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 17, 2009 at 11:29 AM, Matthew Nuzum <newz at bearfruit.org> wrote:
>> Mark Shuttleworth announced on his blog that Jane Silber, COO of Canonical,
>> will take over the role of CEO.
> Hopefully that works out well.  It seems like a typical move for a
> company, to install somebody more businessy to run the company.

only if you want that company to stay in business :)

of course, you only have to look at sun and HP to see what can happen if 
the geeks get replaced by the bean counters (which is not at all to 
disparage or diminish this change)


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