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AMD Appoints Colette LaForce as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

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AMD announced today that Colette LaForce, 39, will join the company as senior vice president and chief marketing officer, reporting to President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read. In her new role, LaForce will lead global integrated marketing for AMD, including marketing strategy, branding, internal and external communications, corporate events, sponsorships and entertainment marketing.

“Colette brings strong technology marketing and brand-building experience, a fresh perspective and a results-oriented approach that will strengthen AMD’s global marketing organization,” Read said. “Her deep expertise will accelerate the revitalization of the AMD brand, amplifying our voice in the marketplace while helping position the company for long-term growth.”

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Sounds like a supervillain.
 
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Wrong...with this it officially means...LaForce is with them!! ;) :D

I got it...Papermaster Reads through LaForce. Which means...Papermaster is a Miraluka Jedi!!!! :D

Man I love these new AMD big wigs...such fun names!
 
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Sounds like a supervillain.
I envisaged the same thing almost :-D only my thought was of the worlds top nascar driver :roll:

also made me think of futurama's coilette for some reason, whats wrong with us.

Anyways, like others have said, if they keep changing senior staff then its going to be hard to find a clear direction for the company.
 
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I hope she is with the dark side, coz against Intel dirty tricks must be used.:nutkick:
 
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May the 4th be with you Collete :laugh:
 
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Finally AMD gets their own LaForge...eerrrr LaForce ;)
 

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AMD desperately needs to toss some money into marketing and get their stuff in the consumers' faces.
 
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So, this is the person who replaced Nigel Dessau.
 
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AMD Employee requirements:-
Must have kick ass sounding name.
 

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She should make a nice team addition to James Ironwill & Shirley Blastmaster, both of whom already work in Marketing.
 

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AMD desperately needs to toss some money into marketing and get their stuff in the consumers' faces.
TV, Internet, Radio, Mobile, Email
 

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AMD, may LaForce be with you
 
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Sounds like a supervillain.
Hahaha exactly the kind of guy you'd expect fall in love with Cruella de Vil



Cruella LaForce, now that has a nice ring to it
 
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