Apple won't name new CEO in 1997

Apple Computer announced on Thursday that it will not be naming a new CEOby the end of the year as expected. "Apple's search for a CEO has been met with interest from several seriouscandidates," said Apple spokesperson Katie Cotton. She said

Paul Thurrott

December 17, 1997

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Apple Computer announced on Thursday that it will not be naming a new CEOby the end of the year as expected.

"Apple's search for a CEO has been met with interest from several seriouscandidates," said Apple spokesperson Katie Cotton. She said that none of the candidates was "a perfect fit" for the job, however.

As such, interim CEO Steve Jobs will give the keynote address at MacWorldin January. Originally, the slot was left open for the "new CEO.

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Paul Thurrott

Paul Thurrott is senior technical analyst for Windows IT Pro. He writes the SuperSite for Windows, a weekly editorial for Windows IT Pro UPDATE, and a daily Windows news and information newsletter called WinInfo Daily UPDATE.

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