Dave Robinson has announced plans to step down as the head honcho of Motorola Broadband Communications Sector, Dan Moloney will take up the post.
After nearly two decades with Motorola and General Instrument, Robinson is leaving his positions president of the broadband communications group and as executive vice president of Motorola Inc. to pursue a career as a CEO, said Motorola Inc. president Edward Breen.
Dan Moloney, senior vice president and general manager of the IP Systems Group, will replace Robinson at the end of the second quarter.
General Instrument merged with Motorola in January 2000.
In other people news, Shawn Hardin has been named senior vice president of product and programming for AOL Broadband. At his new post, he will be responsible for product and application development for the AOL High-Speed Broadband service.