Executive Brain Drain A Threat To Dell's Future?
While exact numbers of rank and file departures remain murky, the parting of executives over the past year is not. Since Dell has been mulling a transformation strategy, at least six executives have jumped ship since March of 2012.
In July, Dell communications leader Kelly McGinnis left for Levi Strauss & Co. as CCO. Also in July, Global Channel Marketing Executive Director Kathy Schneider departed the Round Rock, Texas-based after four years to take a job outside of the company. Dell reported that this past March Stephen Schuckenbrock announced his resignation as Dell's president, services.
In August 2012, Dell's president of enterprise solutions, Brad Anderson, left. In May of 2012, Colette LaForce, vice president and chief marketing officer for Dell services, departed. In March 2012, Dell's president of public and large enterprise business, Paul Bell, left the company.