Whitman, Margaret( CEO of a major Internet auction site eBay)
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Biography Whitman, Margaret
Meg Whitman was born on August 4, 1956 in Long Island (New York) - in the family Hendrix Hallett and Margaret Whitman.
At the time, Meg studied in school Cold Spring Harbor High School. After - she won the prestigious bachelor's degree in economics, graduating from Princeton University. By the way, there she was not only a diligent student, but also an active campaigner, and gradually learned the subtleties of business (for example, consisted in the organization Business Today). In the 1979th year, Meg Whitman (Margaret Cushing 'Meg' Whitman) finished his studies at Harvard Business School (Harvard Business School) and was awarded another degree - this time, Master.
. Meg Whitman began her career in the company of eBay when the organization had only a few dozen people
. Of course, at that time she already had experience of leaders and managers, and in time was able to assess the prospects of eBay.
In fact, the experience was significant Meg. At one time, she held the leading position in the corporation Stride Rite Corporation, as well as Acting Head of the company Walt Disney Company.
. Also - for eight years - Meg Whitman (Margaret Cushing 'Meg' Whitman) was vice president of global organization of Bain & Company
. Beginning his career as Meg in the far end of the seventies, when she was invited to work in the company Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati.
Meanwhile Meg and engaged in political activities. At one time it has made numerous donations to various candidates in the highest echelons of power.
. In the 2008th year, Meg served as the supporters of the former governor of Massachusetts - Mitt Romney - and was in his organization 'National Finance Team'
. After Mitt out of the election race, Whitman joined the McCain campaign.
Currently, Meg is active and full of ambition. In the 2010th year, she plans to take the post of governor of California.