Nightly News   |  October 26, 2011

Virginia Rometty named new IBM CEO

Virginia Rometty has been named the new CEO at IBM and the company’s first female CEO.

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BRIAN WILLIAMS, anchor: A big change at Big Blue . The company that years ago was a sea of white males wearing white shirts now has a woman in charge and that's a first. Virginia Rometty is the new chief executive at IBM . She's a company veteran. With this move, she takes her place on the list of the most prominent corporate leaders in the United States .