Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer sent an e-mail to Microsoft workers on Tuesday reassuring them that the company is well-positioned in the consumer arena even as it is shaking up its executive ranks there.
The company announced Tuesday that Entertainment and Devices unit President Robbie Bach as well as another top executive, J. Allard, are both leaving the company. Bach will retire this fall, while Allard is shifting to be an adviser to Ballmer on certain, unspecified projects.
"Transitions are always hard," Ballmer wrote in an e-mail. "Robbie has been an instrumental part of so many key moments … Read more