[Mozilla] 'Preparing for the Next Chapter'
Mitchell Baker - Preparing for the Next Chapter
April 10th, 2013
Gary Kovacs joined us in November of 2010 as the Mozilla Corporations third CEO. I was the first (2004-2008), and John Lilly the second (2008-2010). Weve had two CEO transitions so far, and now we will have a third. Gary will step down as CEO later this year. He will remain a member of our board of directors. As we did before, we are making this announcement as we begin a search for a new CEO, rather than waiting until after we have identified one. This fits with Mozillas identity as a public benefit organization dedicated to openness and participation in Internet life....
Theres a lot to do. The future of our freedoms online are at stake. For my part Ill be more deeply involvement in Mozillas daily activities during the transition period and in the CEO search. Ill also be working to ensure that our partners and individual contributors have the tools they need to make meaningful contributions to Mozilla, and through us to the potential of the Web...continue reading.