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Using LinkedIn will land you a shiny new job – like, er, CTO of Microsoft - The Register

Microsoft has reinstated its overall CTO role for the first time in 17 years and hired Kevin Scott – currently senior vice president of infrastructure with LinkedIn – to do the job. Scott will stay in his LinkedIn position but will get new ...and more »

LinkedIn's top engineering executive just got promoted to be Microsoft's new CTO - Recode

Kevin Scott, LinkedIn's highest ranking engineering executive — he's senior VP of infrastructure and operations — is moving over to Microsoft as the company's new CTO. (Scott's new role is being described as “newly created,” but in the past Microsoft ...and more »

Microsoft Tapped This Exec To Help its $26 Billion LinkedIn Bet Pay Off - Fortune

That reporting structure distinguishes him from several other chief technology officers (CTOs) in various Microsoft business units who report to the heads of those organizations. According to LinkedIn itself, Microsoft has several dozen chief ...and more »

Microsoft names LinkedIn SVP Kevin Scott as CTO - TechCrunch

Microsoft announced this morning that it has tapped Kevin Scott as its new Chief Technology Officer. The c-level promotion is an expansion of Scott's current role as Senior Vice President of Infrastructure at LinkedIn, a move designed to “drive ...and more »

Microsoft names LinkedIn infrastructure chief as company CTO - ZDNet

Kevin Scott, the senior vice president of infrastructure for LinkedIn, is now Microsoft's chief technology officer (CTO), reporting directly to CEO Satya Nadella. msctokevinscott.jpg. Microsoft announced Scott's appointment to the newly created role on ...and more »

Microsoft appoints ex-LinkedIn Kevin Scott as new CTO - Techseen

Software products pioneer Microsoft has named Kevin Scott to a newly created role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the company. With this appointment, Scott will join Microsoft's senior leadership team, reporting directly to Microsoft Chief ...and more »

Microsoft names LinkedIn's Kevin Scott as chief technology officer - The Seattle Times

Microsoft has completed its $26.2 billion purchase of LinkedIn, based in Mountain View, Calif. (Marcio Jose Sanchez / The Associated Press, file). Scott, who interned at Microsoft Research 16 years ago, was most recently LinkedIn's senior vice ...and more »

Microsoft announces LinkedIn executive Kevin Scott as its new CTO - MSPoweruser

Microsoft today announced that LinkedIn executive Kevin Scott will be the new chief technology officer (CTO) for the company. As Microsoft's CTO, Scott will drive strategic, cross-company initiatives to maximize Microsoft's impact with members and ...and more »

New Microsoft CTO: Meet the REAL Kevin Scott (according to LinkedIn) - Network World

Call it the first real result from Microsoft's recently finalized $26B buyout of LinkedIn: The former has named the career networking site's Kevin Scott as its new CTO, a job he will hold in addition to being LinkedIn's SVP of Infrastructure. Having ...and more »

Microsoft Taps LinkedIn Veteran Kevin Scott As New Chief Technology Officer - CRN

Microsoft Tuesday said it has brought LinkedIn veteran Kevin Scott on board as chief technology officer. According to the Redmond, Wash.-based company, Scott will drive "strategic, cross-company initiatives to maximize Microsoft's impact with members ...and more »