The 25 Blockbuster IT Executive Moves of 2011

8. HP Shooting Gallery

No major vendor had a wilder, crazier year than Hewlett Packard, which saw some of its highest-ranked and best known executives either ousted or marginalized in favor of others. Ann Livermore, thrice passed over for HP's top job, left her post as executive vice president of enterprise business and took a position on HP's board of directors; Dave Donatelli, Bill Veghte and Jan Zadak, respectively executive vice presidents of HP ESSN, software and global sales, all got bumps; and Randy Mott, CIO, Pete Bocian, EVP and chief administration officer, Shane Robison, chief strategy and technology officer, Gary Budzinski, vice president of HP Technology Services, Thomas Hogan, executive vice president of enterprise business sales and marketing, Tom Iannotti, vice president of HP Enterprise Services, Joe Bottazzi, senior vice president and general manager of HP's Technology Services, Americas, and Michael Holston, HP's executive vice president and general counsel, were all gone by the end of the year.


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