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Who killed Westinghouse? Logo
Stories by Steve Massey * Illustration by Daniel Marsula

From the moment he took control of Westinghouse in July 1990 as chairman and CEO, Paul Lego was confronted by bad news, as mounting losses in the financial services division clamped around the company like a vise. Lego was forced to lay off people, sell off divisions and write off billions of dollars in bad loans, as analysts lowered the company's ratings and the stock price plunged. 

Photo by: Emily Ayars/Post-Gazette



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