August 17, 2010

Hewlett Packard CEO Quits After Sexual Harassment Claim

Hewlett-Packard chief executive officer, Mark Hurd, resigned Friday following a sexual harassment claim against him and the company. Hurd is credited with reviving Hewlett-Packard since joining the company in 2005. Hewlett-Packard shares have more than doubled since he took the reins in April 2005. Hurd, who is married, failed to tell the board about a personal relationship with a female marketing contractor who was hired by his office. HP stated that he repeatedly filed inaccurate […]