The HP Ways: A Look at CEOs, From Packard to Whitman

By Marcus Chan - 2011-09-23T18:10:07Z

Photograph: Hewlett Packard/AP

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William Hewlett and David Packard

Hewlett-Packard Co. named Meg Whitman chief executive officer on Thursday, Sept. 22, replacing Leo Apotheker. Here's a look at the technology giant's CEOs since the company was founded in 1939. (Interim chiefs were excluded.)

William Hewlett, left, and David Packard, who co-founded Silicon Valley electronics company Hewlett-Packard Co. in 1938, are shown.

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