AMD Appoints John Byrne Chief Sales Officer

AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that John Byrne, AMD general manger of Global Accounts, has been promoted to senior vice president and chief sales officer effective immediately. In this role, Byrne assumes responsibility for ensuring that AMD’s worldwide sales organization remains responsive to customer needs wh…

Michael Phelps and Gabby Douglas Win Gold in Social Media Mentions Halfway Through the Olympics

(NYSE: AMD) – With 1,060,938 social mentions through Sunday, the first graphic shows that American swimmer Michael Phelps is the most popular athlete in social media discussions online mid-way through the 2012 Olympics, as evidenced by the amount of social shares according to data from AddThis. AddThis is the world’s largest social sharing platf…