07:18 AM

Exclusive Scoop! Oracle PR head Jim Finn is out--to be replaced by Jeff Lettes of Applied Materials

by Tom Foremski for SiliconValleyWatcher.com

In a surprise move, Jim Finn, head of PR at Oracle, has left the company. He is to be replaced by Jeff Lettes, who was head of PR at Applied Materials, the world's largest chip equipment maker.

Mr Finn's departure comes just days after Jennifer Glass, senior comms executive at Oracle left to join Sony USA in New York.

It also follows the departure of Andy Lark, head of PR at Sun Microsystems late last week. More details to follow...