McNealy Stepping Down

By Deane Barker on April 24, 2006

Sun Microsystems CEO steps down after 22 years at the helm: Much like when Bill Gates gave up his title cand become “Chief Software Architect,” Scott McNealy is moving to a different position at Sun.

Scott McNealy, a co-founder of Sun Microsystems (SUNW) said Monday that he will step down immediately as chief executive of the company he has led since 1984. […]

McNealy will remain as Sun’s chairman and a full time employee on the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company.