Today in Apple history: Turnaround artist Gil Amelio joins Apple’s board

November 9, 1994: Gil Amelio, a businessman with a reputation as a talented turnaround artist, joins Apple’s board. Coming off his impressive revitalization of National Semiconductor and Rockwell International, Amelio’s appointment at Apple sparks widespread celebration. Many Apple watchers think his arrival means the company’s dark days are over. Sadly, Amelio’s turnaround tricks won’t work […]
(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
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Author: Luke Dormehl