Industry Moves: Apple Names A New iPod Chief and a COO

Tony Fadell, head of iPod engineering, will succeed Jon Rubinstein as senior VP of the iPod division next year…Rubinstein plans to retire in March. The company also announced the appointment of a COO, assigning Tim Cook, its chief of sales, to the post.

Cook, who joined Apple in 1998, has been executive vice president of worldwide sales and operations for the past three years.

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