William Hewlett


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William Hewlett

An engineer and businessman (1913-2001) who co-founded the Hewlett-Packard Company in 1939. He served as president from 1964 to 1977 and CEO from 1968 to 1978. He remained involved well into the 1980s. He was also a noted philanthropist.
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He joined the company in 1980 was the last top HP executive to have direct ties to Hewlett-Packard's founders William Hewlett and David Packard.
A year later, William Hewlett and David Packard formed a company in a Palo Alto, Calif.
As the dean of engineering and provost at Stanford University during the 1940s and 50s, Terman encouraged graduates to start their own companies and he is credited with nurturing the likes of Hewlett-Packard, founded by Sanford graduates William Hewlett and David Packard, and many other hi-tech firms.
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Chong-Bin Zhu, William Hewlett and colleagues activated the immune system in mice to produce "despair-like" behaviour that has similarities to depression in humans.
Malone, who wrote a book on HP founders William Hewlett and David Packard, said it's possible the board acted out of fear in removing Hurd.
The first three transplants were paid for by William Hewlett, of computer company Hewlett Packard, after he underwent heart bypass surgery in America.
A rare George III Bristol mahogany regulator circa 1785 by William Hewlett (son of Isaac Hewlett, who topped the section) made pounds 3,100.
Hewlett, son of company's co-founder William Hewlett, said as a board member and a shareholder, he is obligated to do everything he can to make the merger work.
The job cuts have been particularly painful for a company famed for the 'HP Way' - a consensual management style that was developed by the late William Hewlett and David Packard, who founded the company in a garage in 1939, making one of their first sales to Walt Disney Studios, which used HP's electronic equipment to perfect the soundtrack of the animated movie 'Fantasia'.
For example, how do you position a quartet of established H-P business segments--ones that some industry naysayers deemed as baggage that was weighing down the 51-year-old company started by William Hewlett and David Packard--as a viable, independent entity?
engineers William Hewlett and David Packard began building oscilloscopes.