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Rick Osterloh returns to Google to lead new hardware division

Rick Osterloh

Former Motorola Mobility President and COO Rick Osterloh is headed back to Google reports Re/code today. The move comes just over a month after we learned that Osterloh was leaving Motorola in a sweeping organizational and leadership restructuring effort. Reporting to CEO Sundar Pichai, he will head up a new hardware division that will move all of Google’s hardware projects under one business unit. The new […]

Motorola President Rick Osterloh leaving Lenovo in leadership reorganization

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Lenovo yesterday announced a sweeping organizational and leadership restructuring effort affecting several business units. As part of the reorganization, it announced that Motorola President Rick Osterloh is leaving Lenovo. The company thanked him for “his steady leadership since Lenovo’s acquisition” and wished him “continued success in the future.” Recognizing that mobile markets in China and the rest of the world are very […]

Motorola Mobility names Rick Osterloh as President and COO

Rick Osterloh

Motorola Mobility today announced that Rick Osterloh has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). The move comes after former CEO Dennis Woodside left to become COO at Dropbox. The announcement was made by Jonathan Rosenberg who had stepped in to become COO upon Woodside’s departure. Osterloh assumed the role today and will report to the Motorola Operating Board […]