Palo Alto, Calif.—Hewlett-Packard
Co. has hired Satjiv Chahil as senior VP-marketing for the company’s personal systems group. Chahil was previously chairman of Mobile Digital Media, a spinoff of Palm Inc. He also served as chief marketing officer and interim chief operating officer at Palm. In his new position, he will be responsible for leading marketing efforts at HP’s personal systems group, and will work to extend the brand into the small and midsize business segment.