Report: eBay's Meg Whitman to Retire

Longtime eBay CEO Meg Whitman is readying her retirement before long, according to the Wall Street Journal. Given that she’s just about to come up on the 10 years she once said was about as long as a CEO should stick around at a company, I’m not surprised. (Update: eBay just announced it, effective March 31. That was quick. She’ll stay on the board. But it looks like Bill Cobb, president of eBay North America, is the odd man out, and he’ll retire at the end of the year.)

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