Ameritech chairman and chief executive to retire
Ameritech's top executive announced his
retirement Monday, on the first business day after his company
merged with larger SBC Communications to create the nation's
biggest local phone company.
Notebaert praised Ameritech's management team and employees in a
San Antonio-based SBC said last Friday it had officially
completed its $73 billion purchase of Ameritech, a deal first
announced 17 months ago. SBC Chairman Edward Whitacre is head of
the combined company.