Eaton elects Donald H. Bullock Vice President-Information Technologies
CLEVELAND, OHIO…Eaton Corporation today announced the election of Donald H. Bullock to the position of Vice President-Information Technologies and Chief Information Officer, effective July 1, 2000. He succeeds Derek Mumford, who retired from the company in June. Bullock will report to Adrian T. Dillon, Executive Vice President-Chief Financial and Planning Officer, and will be located at Eaton Center in Cleveland.
Bullock joined Eaton in 1998 as Director of Finance Reengineering. Prior to joining Eaton, he was a Principal with CSC Index, a management consulting firm, for six years. He has also held management positions with Procter & Gamble, Henkle KgaA and Vulcan Materials Company. Bullock has a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from Auburn University and an MBA from Northwestern University.
Said Dillon, "I am pleased to announce that we found the best person to lead Eaton's information technology activities from within Eaton. Over the past two years, Don has successfully applied his unique combination of technical, interpersonal, strategic and organizational skills to Eaton's worldwide Finance Reengineering project. In his new role, Don will be responsible for ensuring that Eaton is an IT leader in the world of eBusiness."
Eaton Corporation is a global manufacturer of highly engineered products that serve industrial, vehicle, construction, commercial, aerospace and semiconductor markets. Principal products include hydraulic products and fluid connectors, electrical power distribution and control equipment, truck drivetrain systems, engine components, ion implanters and a wide variety of controls. Headquartered in Cleveland, the company has 64,000 employees and 200 manufacturing sites in 24 countries. Eaton's sales for 1999 were $8.4 billion.