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Computer Mom Makes Executive Changes


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Austin, Texas-Former Microsoft Corp. and IBM Corp.executive Mike Maples Sr. has been named chairman of Computer MomsInternational Corp., and Gordon Bridge, a former IBM Corp. andAT&T Corp. executive, has been hired as president, the companyannounced.

Computer Moms also announced plans to change its corporate nameto CM IT Solutions Inc. in the next few months. CM IT Solutionsfranchises now are marketing arms for Computer Moms franchisesaround the country. The new name will better reflect thecompany's increasing focus on the business market, according tocompany founder Georgia Jones. Computer Moms will become asubsidiary of CM IT Solutions.

The newly named CM IT Solutions provides on-site IT support,including troubleshooting, preventative maintenance and one-on-onetraining, as well as systems and network administration. CM ITSolutions plans to open 60 more franchises in 2004, more thandouble the number that opened in 2003. -Austin BusinessJournal

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