The former hewlett-packard CEO just spent $5.5 million of her own money to beat Rep. Tom Campbell and Assemblyman Chuck DeVore.
She will own every negative development, as Carly Fiorina did at hewlett-packard and Meg Whitman at eBay.
At hewlett-packard (market capitalization: $48 billion), Meg Whitman is cleaning up the mess left by a series of short-term CEOs.
The story is similar at hewlett-packard, Dell, and, to a lesser degree, Microsoft.
hewlett-packard confirmed Thursday that, as rumored, Meg Whitman will be the company's next CEO.
(5) He was working for a hewlett-packard private contractor.
Since 2000, hewlett-packard has had six chief executive officers.
According to a statement from hewlett-packard, he was doing IT work on the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet network.
Today, talented young people want to be in Silicon Valley or Silicon Alley or the next hewlett-packard garage.
The hits keep coming for hewlett-packard, the original Silicon Valley giant.