[Reuters] Sony names Hirai to replace Stringer as CEO

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[Reuters] Sony names Hirai to replace Stringer as CEO - 02/01/12 10:20 AM

TOKYO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sony Corp named Kazuo Hirai as Chief Executive, to succeed Howard Stringer at the helm of the iconic gadget maker as it struggles with persistent losses and stalled efforts to reenergize its once dominant brand.