CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble Company
has appointed Meg Whitman, the former chief executive of eBay Inc
. to its board, according to a press release
Whitman served on the consumer giant''s board previously from 2003 to 2008, the same year she retired from eBay, the release noted.
According to the release, Whitman''s first job was at P&G as a brand assistant.
P&G Chairman and Chief Executive Robert A. McDonald said the company was "delighted to be able to welcome her back," and praised her business knowledge, vision and passion.