PALO ALTO, CA—Following the controversy surrounding the departure of chief executive Mark Hurd, HP has selected Connie Guglielmo—a veteran reporter—as vice president of corporate communications.
Guglielmo has more than 20 years of experience as an editor managing fast-paced news teams and as a reporter writing in-depth coverage of the most important companies in the technology industry, including HP. Most recently, she covered Hurd’s departure for Bloomberg News.
In her new role, she will oversee all aspects of corporate communications, internally and externally. This includes global media and analyst relations, global internal communications and employee initiatives, global executive communications, and strategic messaging. She reports to Michael Mendenhall, senior vice president and chief marketing officer at HP.
Guglielmo was most recently at Bloomberg News, where she served as reporter and enterprise writer for the U.S. technology practice and managed teams of collaborators located around the world for the past seven years. Prior to Bloomberg, she was Silicon Valley bureau chief and West Coast news editor at Interactive Week and executive news editor at MacWeek, and held a variety of writer/editor roles for the industry's leading media outlets.