Raleigh News & Observer: Red Hat Waxes Optimistic
Jul 26, 2002, 22:00 (3 Talkback[s])
"At Red Hat's first two shareholders meetings, there was
optimism of results yet to come.
"But at the company's third annual gathering, held Thursday at
the Linux company's headquarters in Raleigh, corporate officials
were finally able to talk about a stock price that finished the
past 12 months above where it started, customers with real name
recognition, and mainstream software and hardware partners.
"Despite increasing competition, the scandal-shocked stock
market, and a slow-to-no corporate spending environment for
technology, Red Hat Chief Executive Officer Matthew J. Szulik
confidently predicted growing sales in the coming year..."