With this flagrantly over-the-top gift, the board is showing contempt for its shareholders, employees and communities. This board shares none of the values that infused HP when its founders ran the place. Shameful.
Business Week: HP's $58,000-a-Day Interim CEO. Hewlett-Packard's board has agreed to pay Chief Financial Officer Robert Wayman a $3 million cash bonus for serving as interim CEO from Feb. 8, when it ousted Carly Fiorina, to Apr. 1, when former NCR (NCR ) Chief Executive Mark Hurd was hired.