Clearwire CEO Bill Morrow Resigns
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Mar 10, 2011, 4:32 PM by Eric M. Zeman
updated Mar 10, 2011, 4:48 PM
Clearwire today announced that Chief Executive Officer Bill Morrow has resigned, citing personal resigns. Clearwire has named John Stanton, chairman of Clearwire’s board of directors, as interim CEO. Stanton will continue to serve as chairman of the board. Morrow will serve as an advisor to the company while it searches for a new CEO.
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My 2 cents...
While the guy was a pioneer, it comes down to the ol' Paula Abdul: What have you done for me lately?
He has made a few choices (as well as non-choices) that have him looking like a chump.
I don't know if Sprint had a hand in forcing his resignation but it wouldn't surprise me. Sprint is doing pretty well in the eye of the public these days so I can see them raising a stink over its partner looking pretty poor.
I don't believe that this is bad for Clear though. Getting a new ceo can often be a good thing. Just look what Hesse was able to do...
As with any business, both CEOs have tried to remain eloquent in professional respect to each other. Sprint is in...