Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Edward Zander


Related Topics

In the News (Fri 19 Apr 19)

  
  Motorola - Media Center - Biographies - EDWARD J. ZANDER
Edward J. Zander, 60, is chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Motorola, Inc. Since beginning at Motorola in January 2004, he has brought Motorola not only a wealth of experience, but a keen understanding of the emerging challenges and opportunities in the communications space.
During his tenure, Zander grew Sun to $18 billion in revenues, established it as the number-one company in the server market and built it into the pre-eminent supplier of network infrastructure.
Zander received a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a master's degree in business administration and an honorary Ph.D. from Boston University.
www.motorola.com /mediacenter/bios.jsp?globalObjectId=354   (341 words)

  
  Edward Zander 1947— - Developing street smarts
Zander later said that he was both amused and annoyed when McNealy continued to call him about joining Sun, which grew at a faster rate than Apollo during that decade; by 1985 the two companies were direct competitors.
Zander's success as president of SunSoft led to his appointment in 1995 as Sun's president and chief operating officer, as which he became responsible for the company's computer division.
Zander served on the board of directors at Seagate Technology and as the director of several educational and nonprofit organizations, including the Jason Foundation for Education, the science advisory board for Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and the advisory board for the School of Management at Boston University.
www.referenceforbusiness.com /biography/S-Z/Zander-Edward-1947.html   (1301 words)

  
  Edward Zander - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Zander is the son of Jewish immigrants from Poland (father) and Greece (mother), [1], who couldn't afford college and stressed education to their children.
On January 5, 2004, Zander was selected by the Motorola board of directors to succeed Chris Galvin who retired in September of 2003, ending a three generation reign of his family at the head of the electronics giant.
Zander’s impressive career at Sun and his radical "mover and shaker" attitude won the board over and he was given the position.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Edward_Zander   (816 words)

  
 Zander To Leave Sun - Technology News by InformationWeek   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The retirement of Ed Zander, president and chief operating officer of Sun Microsystems, has left some analysts wondering whether CEO Scott McNealy has made the best decision in not replacing his second in command.
Zander, 55, has agreed to stay until the end of the year to help McNealy with the transition, but has not decided what he will do next.
Zander's departure is one of several management changes at Sun since mid-April.
www.informationweek.com /story/IWK20020501S0006?ls=TW_053102_fea   (536 words)

  
 CIOL : News : We ought to be # 1: Zander
Zander, one of the nattiest dressers in Silicon Valley, heads to Chicago from California in early January, where his first move, he says, will be to buy some warm clothes.
Zander, 56, a former Sun Microsystems executive, said he knew what he was up against as new chairman and chief executive of Motorola, which lost its lead in the cell phone market to Finnish rival Nokia in the mid-1990s.
One analyst recalled a meeting with Zander in which he laid out his concerns about Sun, and, instead of being rebuffed, Zander acknowledged a number of the points and asked the analyst what should be done to remedy the concerns.
www.ciol.com /content/news/2003/103121708.asp   (895 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for zander
Zander the Motovator: for Ed Zander and other CEOs, building a management team is critical.
Motorola Chairman And CEO Edward Zander and Time Warner President And COO Jeffrey Bewkes to Join Time Warner's Board of Directors.
Sun announces Zander to retire from full-time duties this summer; Scott McNealy to reassume title of President.
www.encyclopedia.com /searchpool.asp?target=zander   (554 words)

  
 Curlyqgrl's Zander & Emily #2
Zander made up a wonderful story about their apartment and living overlooking the gulf, but it was enough to overcome the homesickness.
Edward reminds Emily that he loves her, but Emily protests that love is not the issue-- trust is-- and she no longer trusts him after turning Zander in.
Edward told Emily that Zander's fate was in her hands, and that he would not press charges if she agreed to give her boyfriend up.
www.angelfire.com /tv/curlyqgrl/gh/zem2.html   (12045 words)

  
 CEO EXCHANGE . Episodes . Edward J. Zander | PBS
Prior to joining Motorola, Zander was a managing director of Silver Lake Partners, a leading private equity fund focused on investments in technology industries.
During his tenure, Zander grew Sun to $18 billion in revenues, established it as the number-one company in the server market and built it into the pre-eminent supplier of network infrastructure.
Zander holds a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a master's degree in business administration from Boston University.
www.pbs.org /wttw/ceoexchange/episodes/ceo_ezander.html   (370 words)

  
 Motorola Inc (MOT) Officers & Directors Detail | Stocks | Reuters.com
Zander was a managing director of Silver Lake Partners, a leading private equity fund focused on investments in technology industries.
Zander was President and COO of Sun Microsystems, Inc., a leading provider of hardware, software and services for networks, from January 1998 until June 2002.
Zander serves as Chairman of the Technology CEO Council and on the board of directors of several educational and non-profit organizations.
stocks.us.reuters.com /stocks/officersDirectorsDetails.asp?symbol=MOT.N&officerID=431772   (257 words)

  
 Technology News: Boardroom: Former Sun Exec Edward Zander To Head Motorola
Zander, also a board director of Seagate Technology and of several educational and nonprofit organizations, indicated he is anxious to dig in at Motorola.
Zander, 56, will take the helm of a 75-year-old company that grew into a top communications and semiconductor player but was diffused by an overly diverse range of products, according to analysts.
Zander, also a board director of Seagate Technology and of several educational and nonprofit organizations, indicated he is anxious to dig in at Motorola, which is being challenged by both a sinking stock price and surging competition.
www.technewsworld.com /story/32419.html   (853 words)

  
 Motorola Chairman And CEO Edward Zander and Time Warner President And COO Jeffrey Bewkes to Join Time Warner's Board of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Zander is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Motorola, Inc. Mr.
Zander grew Sun to $18 billion in annual revenues, established it as the number-one company in the server market and built it into the pre-eminent supplier of network infrastructure.
Zander serves as Chairman of the Technology CEO Council, as a member of the Dean's Advisory Council of the School of Management at Boston University and as a director of Netezza Corporation, The Art Institute of Chicago and After School Matters, Chicago.
www.financialrealtime.com /stocks/press-releases/release726227.html   (1142 words)

  
 Transcript: Edward Zander, Chairman and CEO of Motorola - CNN.com
Zander: Well the advice you get you know you always got out and get management advice is get your own team and clean house, I never prescribed to that and I never did that in my previous jobs either.
Zander: Well I have some scars on my back and that is why I have been through it all.
Zander: I think one of things that I don't particularly like especially in the United States is these rock star CEOs.
www.cnn.com /2006/BUSINESS/07/27/boardroom.zander   (762 words)

  
 Motorola News | Chicago Business News, Analysis & Articles | Edward Zander's Motorola | Crain's
At the end of his first day as CEO of Motorola Inc., Edward Zander sat alone in his office atop the company's Schaumburg headquarters, feeling apprehension descend along with the early winter dusk.
Zander, whose immigrant father worked two jobs and who started his own working life at age 15, cleaning restrooms at Buddy's Burgers in Commack, N.Y. Even after more than 25 years in the corporate world, where he rose through the ranks to become president and chief operating officer of Sun Microsystems Inc., Mr.
Zander may face his greatest obstacles in the months ahead, especially in Motorola's $6.33-billion networking business, where rapid consolidation seems to be pushing him toward some critical decisions.
www.chicagobusiness.com /cgi-bin/news.pl?id=21251   (1631 words)

  
 Top Executive Profiles - Edward J. Zander - Portfolio.com
Edward J. Zander has served as a director since April 2002.
Zander was a managing partner of Silver Lake Partners, a private equity fund focused on investments in technology industries, from July 2003 to December 2003.
Zander was President and Chief Operating Officer of Sun Microsystems, Inc., a provider of hardware, software and services for networks, from January 1998 until June 2002.
www.portfolio.com /resources/executive-profiles/27419   (253 words)

  
 Sun Micro president retiring - May. 1, 2002
Zander, 55, will hand over his duties to Chairman and CEO Scott McNealy on July 1, the end of the company's fiscal year, but will stay on to assist with the transition and begin a teaching and mentoring role for the rest of 2002.
Zander is the third top-level Sun Microsystems executive to step down in recent weeks.
As president and chief operating officer, Zander runs the company's day-to-day business operations and has been responsible for finding ways to implement Sun's goal to be one of the largest suppliers of network products, technologies and services.
money.cnn.com /2002/05/01/technology/sun/index.htm   (433 words)

  
 Technology CEO Council Names Motorola’s Edward Zander as Its New Chairman - Technology CEO Council
Zander will work with the CEOs, chief technical officers and policy staff of the Council’s member companies to drive their vision among policy makers.
Zander stated, "It will be an honor to serve as the Technology CEO Council’s chairman and I look forward to continuing the Council’s important work in this new role.
Zander became a member of the Council when he joined Motorola in 2004.
www.techceocouncil.org /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=244&Itemid=159   (468 words)

  
 Symposium ITxpo 2006 San Francisco Keynotes
Edward J. Zander, 58, is chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Motorola, Inc. Since beginning at Motorola in January 2004, he has brought Motorola not only a wealth of experience, but a keen understanding of the emerging challenges and opportunities in the communications space.
Zander serves on the board of directors of several educational and nonprofit organizations, including the Jason Foundation for Education, the science advisory board of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and the advisory board of the School of Management of Boston University.
Zander received a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master of Business Administration from Boston University.
www.gartner.com /it/sym/2006_/spg8/spg8_keynotes.jsp   (731 words)

  
 Finextra: Sun president Edward Zander to retire
Sun Microsystems president and chief operating officer Edward Zander is to retire at the age of 55, effective 1 July, 2002.
Zander will remain with the company for the balance of the calendar year, taking on a teaching and mentoring role, and assisting McNealy with the transition.
Zander comments: "This is a decision I have considered carefully over the past year.
www.finextra.com /fullstory.asp?id=5560   (226 words)

  
 Rensselaer Magazine: Spring 2004: Class Notes Features
Zander most recently was a managing director of Silver Lake Partners, a leading private equity fund focused on investments in technology industries.
Earlier, Zander served as president of Sun’s software group where he oversaw the development and marketing of Solaris and led Sun’s network management, PC integration, and software product suites.
Zander is a director on the board of Seagate Technology.
www.rpi.edu /dept/NewsComm/Magazine/spring04/classnotes/classnotes1.html   (333 words)

  
 CIOL : News : Motorola has no restructuring plans: CEO
After completing the initial public offering for its chips business earlier this month, Motorola's Edward Zander said at an analyst meeting that any restructuring of the world's second-largest cell-phone maker is already being done on a smaller scale within its businesses.
Zander, who took over the Schaumburg, Illinois, company in January, said it needs to ensure customer needs are met quickly as opposed to the late deliveries that have occurred over the years.
Zander wants the company thinking along those lines, but sees no need at this point to actually reorganize the company to match that.
www.ciol.com /content/news/2004/104072802.asp   (652 words)

  
 Motorola names chairman / Bay Area exec picked to lead cell-phone-maker
Motorola Inc., the struggling maker of mobile telephones, said Tuesday that it has named Edward Zander, a Bay Area venture capitalist who spent four years as president and chief operating officer at Sun Microsystems Inc., to succeed Christopher Galvin as chairman and chief executive officer.
One of Zander's first jobs will be to oversee the spin-off of the company's unprofitable semiconductor business, a step that Motorola announced it would take earlier this year.
Zafirovski and Edward Breen, who was Motorola's chief operating officer before he left to run Tyco International Ltd., were the two most prominent outside executives recruited by Galvin to help increase sagging sales and cut costs.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/chronicle/archive/2003/12/17/BUG163OIH11.DTL   (1019 words)

  
 Motorola appoints Edward Zander as Chairman and CEO
Motorola recently announced that its board of directors has unanimously elected Edward J Zander to succeed Christopher B Galvin as chairman and CEO of the company.
Edward, 56, most recently was MD of Silver Lake Partners, a leading private equity fund focused on investments in technology industries.
During his tenure at Sun Microsystems, Edward grew the company to $18 billion in revenues, established it as the number one company in the server market; and built it to be a pre-eminent supplier of network infrastructure.
www.dqchannels.com /content/guestintown/104010701.asp   (484 words)

  
 Motorola to name Zander CEO
Motorola Inc., the world's No. 2 cell phone maker, will name former Sun Microsystems president Edward Zander as its chief executive officer, a source close to the situation said on Dec. 15, 2003.
Zander, 56, could not be reached Monday, but previously declined to comment on Motorola's search.
He was at Sun for 15 years, but left last year after it became clear he would not become CEO any time soon.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /en/doc/2003-12/16/content_290809.htm   (552 words)

  
 Arizona News: Edward J. Zander, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Motorola Will Present at the World Business ...
Edward J. Zander, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Motorola
September 21, 2004 12:59:00 PM ET HSM Group today announced that Edward J. Zander, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Motorola Inc., will be one of the keynote speakers at the World Business Forum Chicago 2004.
Zander to our excellent line-up of speakers in our program at the World Business Forum 2004," said Eduardo Bruchou, co-founder of the HSM Group.
members.cox.net /katheesue/2004/09/edward-j-zander-chairman-and-chief.html   (690 words)

  
 Press Room - Technology CEO Council
Washington, DC - January 31, 2006 — CEOs from the nation’s leading technology companies today praised President Bush for initiating a national debate on what measures must be taken to keep the U.S. economy the most dynamic and competitive in the world.
Washington, D.C. — Dec. 7, 2005 — The Technology CEO Council announced today that Edward Zander, chairman and CEO of Motorola, Inc., (NYSE: MOT) was voted the Council’s new Chairman.
Zander succeeds Craig Barrett, Chairman of Intel Corporation, who served as Chairman since October 2003.
www.cspp.org /index.php?option=com_content&task=blogsection&id=8&Itemid=159   (878 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.