Tony Bates as the New CEO of Skype
It has been a year of CEO leaving, being replaced and stepping down. From Microsoft to Nokia, to Twitter and now Skype. What's next on the list? Now that Cisco's Tony Bates is hired as Skype CEO, who's next in line?
Tony Bates who has became a good team player with Cisco. The person who once directly reported to CEO John Chambers is now up for a career growth that is to be the CEO at Skype. Cisco confirmed on one of its blog that Bates is definitely leaving “to pursue another opportunity,”. The New York Times also reported that Joshua Silverman is making way for Mr. Bates. He is on time to make a hard push for an IPO, get more profit and give more hype to Skype. Possibly to “make a deeper push into carrier and enterprise markets,” according to GigaOM.View Article Source »