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Executive Q&A: A welcome chance to return to Oklahoma

University of Central Oklahoma graduate Chris Scully worked more than a decade out of Oklahoma, before Dell drew him home.

Sunday, August 18, 2013

by Paula Burkes

clientuploads/Dell.jpgThe Oklahoman

When Ponca City native Chris Scully completed his graduate degree here in the mid-1990s, he found most of his job prospects were out of state.

Scully spent 11 years with Intel, in Oregon and Arizona, before Oklahoma — thanks to Dell — offered a competitive technology job to beckon him back in August 2006.
 
“I never was the guy who wanted to leave, but all the tech jobs were on the east and west coasts,” Scully, 42, said. “I'm so glad Dell picked Oklahoma City for a business center. It's what brought us home.”

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