Thursday, August 5, 2021

Former Clinton Adviser Joins Microsoft

The New York Times: Microsoft has hired Mark Penn to server as corporate vice president for strategic and special projects. Penn, best known for his role as a strategic adviser to Bill and Hillary Clinton, will report directly to CEO Steve Ballmer. He will lead a “small interdisciplinary team” working on consumer initiatives.

Penn has worked with Microsoft on a number of projects since 1998. He also served as a consultant for Intel.

Similar articles

Latest Articles

Data Belongs in the...

In 2012, IBM made an oft-quoted claim that 90 percent of the world's data has been created in the last two years. They grossly...

Google Cloud Rolling Out...

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Google Cloud is helping the government sector with zero trust. The set of services are designed to help U.S. federal, state, and...

CFOs Committing to Digital...

STAMFORD, Conn. — More CFOs are planning to increase their spending on digital than any other part of the business in 2021. Eighty-two percent of...

SAP and IBM Partnering...

WALLDORF, Germany and ARMONK, N.Y. — SAP and IBM are working together to help financial institutions accelerate cloud adoptions and “modernize operations.” SAP plans to...