Which of the following occurrences was NOT an event that facilitated HP's sordid "soap opera"?
A. Patricia Dunn, then chairman of the board, launched a covert investigation where she conducted surveillance on HP's board members, selected employees, and some journalists.
B. Mark Hurd, newly appointed CEO, oversaw large-scale layoffs and a pay cut for all remaining employees as he reorganized the company.
C. Jodie Fisher, an independent contractor, worked as a hostess at HP-sponsored events and personally ensured that Mr. Hurd spent time with the most important clients.
D. Leo Apotheker, who came to HP after being let go from SAP, proposed a new corporate strategy for HP.