Re: Today in stocks

Mark Kuharich (
Thu, 11 Nov 1999 10:47:49 -0800

Gregory Alan Bolcer wrote:
"Just had to mention this: CommerceOne today was up $53, NASDAQ symbol:
CMRC. After getting a chance to talk separately with both their chairman
and CEO last Tuesday/Wednesday, I can only say, I'd keep buying their
stock until the cows come home"

[Trash talk and bombast aren't his style, but the low-key founder of
Commerce One won't shy away from a good dustup. Some observers say
Hoffman, a fellow West Point graduate and former triathlete who turns 53
in December, will still be standing when the smoke clears. "He's a
fighter, not a quitter," says Kenneth Goldman, senior vice president and
CFO of Excite@Home. Goldman also served in that capacity under CEO
Hoffman from 1992 to 1996 at Sybase. "He's not the keynote-speaker type,
but he can be obstinate and, ultimately, very determined," Goldman says

Mark Kuharich

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