• Your favorite








    , and
  • Apple Taps Jeff Williams As New Chief Operating Officer

    Apple announced Thursday that Jeff Williams has been named chief operating officer of the company, a major promotion for the veteran Apple employee and well0respected leader within the company.

    Additionally, today's announcement confirmed that Johny Srouji is joining Apple’s executive team as senior vice president for Hardware Technologies.

    As for Phil Schiller, senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, he wasn't left out. Schiller will expand his role to include leadership of the App Store across all Apple platforms.

    Last but not least, Apple also said today that Tor Myhren will join Apple in the first calendar quarter of 2016 as vice president of Marketing Communications (he will report directly to CEO Tim Cook).

    “We are fortunate to have incredible depth and breadth of talent across Apple’s executive team. As we come to the end of the year, we’re recognizing the contributions already being made by two key executives,” Cook was quoted in this morning's news release. “Jeff is hands-down the best operations executive I’ve ever worked with, and Johny’s team delivers world-class silicon designs which enable new innovations in our products year after year.”

    Source: Apple
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Apple Taps Jeff Williams As New Chief Operating Officer started by Michael Essany View original post