CEO, CFO of ACS Resign Posts

The chief executive officer and CFO of Affiliated Computer Services Inc. (ACS) have resigned after an investigation into stock options practices found they violated the company’s ethics code. CEO and President Mark A. King and CFO Warren D. Edwards will remain with the company during a transition period ending June 30, 2007. Chief Operating Officer Lynn Blodgett, 52, was named president and CEO.

ACS provides IT outsourcing for enterprise clients, including a range of data center and disaster recovery services. You can read more at or the company press release on the ACS web site.

Get Daily Email News from DCK!
Subscribe now and get our special report, "The World's Most Unique Data Centers."

Enter your email to receive messages about offerings by Penton, its brands, affiliates and/or third-party partners, consistent with Penton's Privacy Policy.

About the Author

Rich Miller is the founder and editor at large of Data Center Knowledge, and has been reporting on the data center sector since 2000. He has tracked the growing impact of high-density computing on the power and cooling of data centers, and the resulting push for improved energy efficiency in these facilities.