Corporate Governance Biography

Joseph Eazor


Mr. Eazor has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of EarthLink since January 2014. Prior to joining EarthLink, Mr. Eazor worked in a variety of senior executive and consulting roles. From 2011 until 2013, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Global Sales and Customer Operations at EMC Corporation, a global leader in IT and business transformation, where he helped drive significant market share gains and lead storage technology growth in the industry.

From 2010 to 2011, he worked as a Director and Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company, Inc., where he assisted services and technology companies on growth strategies, mergers and acquisitions, and operations improvement.

Beginning in 2003, he held executive level positions at Electronic Data Systems, including as the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Asia Pacific, living in Shanghai, and as Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Operations where he led the sale of the company to Hewlett Packard in August 2008. Mr. Eazor went on to serve as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the more than $20 billion HP Enterprise Services division at Hewlett-Packard, an information technology corporation, from August 2008 to 2010. Under his leadership, the Enterprise Services division executed a successful reorganization - including the disposition of non-core assets - that improved profit by more than $1 billion and positioned the business to secure record bookings with large-scale clients.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Eazor served as a partner and board member of A.T. Kearney, a Managing Director at Alix Partners, LLC and as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Springbow Solutions, Inc. He received a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.
Independent Director