Microsoft Corp. said after the bell Thursday that Chairman Bill Gates will transition out of a day-to-day role in the company to spend more time on his global health and education work at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
The company announced a two-year transition process to ensure that there is a smooth and orderly transfer of Gates' daily responsibilities, and said that after July 2008 Gates would continue to serve as the company's chairman and an adviser on key development projects.
Well he better hope they don't run his business to the ground. lol
yeah I know, I surely hope not, course he is worth about 9999999 trillion so it wouldnt matter he could start like 150 million more of them just like Microsoft.
Major Nelson should replace him.
well this smells like the end of micrsoft..the guy hes puttin into power is the guy that couldn't kill google and the guy thats delayed vista for the past year and a hlf and in a recent interview doesn't know if its going to b out by christmas lol...o well gates is jumpin ship.....google is takin alot of there stocks.. will c how it goes..him leaving can't b good for stockholders lol