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New Symantec CEO Steve Bennett: Who Is Intuit, GE Veteran?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – New Symantec CEO Steve Bennett (succeeding Enrique Salem effective immediately) is formerly CEO of Intuit, and previously held executive posts at General Electric. Read between the lines and Bennett brings big business smarts and SMB success to Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC), which is striving to ensure its storage and security software ride the cloud computing and mobile waves. The big question for partners: Is Bennett a VAR-friendly guy? Hmmm… Bennett was Intuit’s CEO from 2000 to 2007, growing revenues from $1 billion to $2.7 billion. Earlier, he spent 23 years at General Electric (GE) (IT news)