Chip Shot: CRN Ranks Otellini among Most Influential Executives

Intel CEO Paul Otellini jumped to the #2 ranking from #9 last year in CRN’s ranking of the “The 25 Most Influential Executives of 2010.”  CRN praised Otellini for keeping Intel relevant in a fast-changing industry and singled out Intel’s planned purchase of McAfee. Solution providers and industry executives nominated the executives for channel influence, effectiveness and visibility, and business and sales impact.