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Motorola: How It Went Wrong

March 26, 2008 in Wireless Industry News

Gizmodo just published an open letter from Numair Faraz, the “personal assistant” to the former Chief Marketing Officer at Motorola – aimed at current CEO Greg Brown. And, wow, this guy manages to lambast Brown, Ed Zander, and all the “incompetent senior executives” working for the #3 phone maker.

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A Motorola Insider blasts the company, the CEO, and everything in between.

According to Numair, the company went downhill after the death of CMO Geoffrey Frost (who died of a massive heart attack at 56), and money that should have been spent on handset R&D instead went into company acquisitions and stock buybacks.

Great read!

Letter from a Moto Insider: How Stupid Execs Ran Moto Into the Ground

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