Ginni Rometty News
How That 'Jeopardy!' Super Computer Could Make IBM Billions
Three years after IBM's Watson computing system beat Jeopardy! champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter on national television, IBM announced it's backing a new business unit with $1 billion to commercialize Watson's cognitive developments. Some of the existing and potential applications of Watson
At White House Grilling, Obama Will Have A Full Plate (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama holds his first post-election news conference at 1:30 pm ET in the East Room of the White House. TUNE IN: ABC News will carry the president’s news conference live...
What the Masters Flap Can Teach Us About Politics
The parties need to discuss the role of women without devolving into partisanship. Nearly every morning I try to wake up, be grateful for a new day, put my feet on the floor slowly, have a cup of tea, be as Zen as possible and...
Augusta National Golf Club to Admit First Woman?
The heat is on the legendary host of the masters golf turnabout for nearly eighty years the club is defiantly withstood pressure to admit women. Any women but think played a kind of trick on them the new CEO of their tournament's biggest sponsor. Is a woman she has the money in her control. So what
Masters Controversy: Should Augusta Golf Club Admit its First Female Member?
The Augusta National Golf Club may finally break with its men-only tradition this year because of one woman, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty. Since its opening in 1933 the Augusta National Golf Club has never admitted a woman to its green-jacketed ranks. However, the exclusive club has traditionally bestowed
Record Number of Fortune 500 Women CEOs
It’s been a hundred years and zero women have held the top position at IBM but all that will change when Virginia “Ginny” Rometty takes the reins as CEO of the technology company. Rometty will join a list that includes Meg Whitman, the former eBay...