Credit Suisse Technology Conference
Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at 11:30 a.m. CT
Dell Chief Financial Officer, Brian Gladden, addressed investors at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference in Scottsdale, AZ on Wednesday, December 2nd.
Mr. Gladden discussed with Bill Shope, Managing Director and Analyst, Dell’s recent quarterly results in addition to the company’s strategic priorities and then took questions from the audience. Mr. Gladden’s remarks were webcast live at 11:30 a.m. CT, and be accessible via replay online at www.dell.com/investor.
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The webcast featured Dell Chief Financial Officer, Brian Gladden.
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