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Meg Whitman
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Whitman speaks at the Tech Museum in San Jose, CA, February 17, 2009
Born
Margaret Cushing Whitman

(1956-08-04) August 4, 1956 (age 64)
Alma materPrinceton University (A.B.)
Harvard Business School (M.B.A.)
OccupationPresident and CEO of Hewlett-Packard
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Griffith Rutherford Harsh IV

Margaret Cushing Whitman (born August 4, 1956) is an American billionaire.[2] She is the president and chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard.[3]

She was CEO of the online auction site eBay from 1998 to 2008. She also worked for DreamWorks, Procter & Gamble, and Hasbro. In 2010, she ran for Governor of California as a Republican. Her campaign was paid for mostly by millions of her own money. Even though she spent over $100 million, she still lost to Jerry Brown.[4]

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