Nortel Man Pleads Guilty
Joel Hackney, part of the new senior management team at the Canadian vendor, has pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman in a parking lot in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Hackney, the firm's senior VP of global operations and quality, was one of a number of executives brought in by CEO Mike Zafirovski at the beginning of 2006. (See Zafirovski Adds Another GE Exec to Nortel.)
For more details, see the News & Observer report, Nortel exec admits guilt in assault.
— Ray Le Maistre, International News Editor, Light Reading