- Name: Edward Whitacre Jr.
- Born: 11/04/1941 (79 years old)
- Occupation: business executive and consultant
- Known for: leadership of Southwestern Bell Corporation/AT&T Inc., and General Motors
Edward Earl Whitacre Jr. (born November 4, 1941) is the former Chairman and CEO of General Motors. He is also a former chairman of the board and chief executive officer of AT&T Inc., previously Southwestern Bell Corporation (SBC). He served as national president of the Boy Scouts of America from 1998 to 2000. On September 1, 2010, Whitacre stepped down as CEO, and retired as chairman of the board by the end of 2010.
Birth Name: Edward Earl Whitacre Jr.
School: Texas Tech University
Alias: Edward Earl Whitacre Jr.
Birth Place: Ennis, Texas, U.S.
Edward Whitacre Jr. quotes :
Be willing to step outside your comfort zone once in a while; take the risks in life that seem worth taking. The ride might not be as predictable if you'd just planted your feet and stayed put, but it will be a heck of a lot more interesting.Edward Whitacre Jr.