DV Hardware - bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!
   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
June 6, 2020 
Main Menu
News archives

Who's Online
There are currently 86 people online.


Latest Reviews
Ewin Racing Flash gaming chair
Arctic BioniX F120 and F140 fans
Jaybird Freedom 2 wireless sport headphones
Ewin Racing Champion gaming chair
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset

Follow us

Intel GPU team sees departure of Chris Hook and Heather Lennon

Posted on Thursday, November 28 2019 @ 10:08:29 CET by

SemiAccurate claims Intel's graphics team suffered a big hit as two long-time graphics marketing gurus just left the company. Chris Hook and Heather Lennon both worked at AMD and joined Intel to work on the Xe project. Now they left the chip giant to work at an unnamed startup:
Chris Hook and Heather Lennon’s departure from Intel to a yet unnamed startup are the latest blow to Intel’s PR/marketing machine after Jon Carvill left for NuVia a few weeks ago. This writer met Chris Hook in the early 2000’s at the pre-AMD ATI. After the merger, Chris was at AMD where Heather Lennon came into the picture, then both went to Intel in the past year or two. Now both are going to a startup, something that seems to be the in thing to do in Silicon Valley of late.
Earlier this year, Intel's PR unit already saw the departure of vice president of marketing Jon Carvill. He left Intel to work as marketing chief at Nuvia, a new chip company. The tweet from Hook seems to suggest he and Lennon also ended up at Nuvia, but this hasn't been confirmed yet:



DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2019 DM Media Group bvba