This excerpt taken from the GOOG 8-K filed Oct 13, 2009.
Arthur Levinson Resigns from Googles Board of Directors
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (October 12, 2009) Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced today that Dr. Arthur Levinson has resigned as a member of the companys Board of Directors, effective immediately. Levinson has been on the Google Board since April 2004.
Google CEO and Chairman Eric Schmidt described Levinson as a good friend and valued colleague. Art has been a key part of Googles success these past five years, offering unvarnished advice and vital counsel on every big issue and opportunity Google has faced, Schmidt said. Though he leaves as a member of our Board, Art will always have a special place at Google.
Working with Eric, Larry, Sergey and the whole Google team has been a remarkable experience for me. I greatly admire what theyve built and have no doubt that Google has a terrific future, said Levinson.
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