‘The Soul of Google’: What the return of Omid Kordestani says about the Mountain View monolith

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It is no exaggeration to say that Omid Kordestani may be the most likable person in Silicon Valley.

A simple reporting task: Find people who worked with Google’s chief business officer ready to lavish him with praise. “He’s a special person in the Valley” (Jeff Levick, ex-Google). “Very positive, very can-do” (Mike McCue, ex-Netscape, Kordestani’s prior company). “It’s really hard to question or doubt him” (Dave Girouard, ex-Google). “He’s a great leader” (Dennis Woodside, ex-Google). “He must have been born that way” (Roberta Katz, ex-Netscape).

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