Linspire CEO Kevin Carmony Resigns
Aug 06, 2007, 13:30 (6 Talkback[s])
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"In an interview today with Linux-Watch, controversial Linux
leader Kevin Carmony confirmed rumors that he had resigned as CEO
of desktop Linux vendor Linspire on July 31. Carmony said he plans
to work on several of his own business projects, and on Mitt
Romney's presidential campaign.
"Carmony said that, after six years at Linspire, it was time to
move on. Projects he plans to work on include continuing as
Chairman of the Board of Sadie's, a nationwide children's
photography studio chain, and serving as CEO of Dating DNA, an
online dating service based on social networks. In addition,
Carmony will be working more on Mitt Romney's campaign to become
the Republican candidate for the U.S. Presidency in 2008..."