Did Bill Gates Have To Meet With Microsoft HR Chief Over “Inappropriate” Emails To Females? A New Report Says Yes.

FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2019, file photo, Bill Gates, chairman of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, attends the "Africa Leadership Meeting - Investing in Health Outcomes" held at a hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Leaders of the Gates and Rockefeller Foundations — grant makers that have committed billions of dollars to fight the coronavirus — are warning that without larger government and philanthropic investments in the manufacture and delivery of vaccines to people in poor nations, the pandemic could set back global progress on education, public health, and gender equality for years. (AP Photo/Samuel Habtab, File)

This had to be kind of awkward. 

Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, had to meet with former Microsoft HR head Lisa Brummel and current president Brad Smith because of inappropriate emails Gates was sending to a female employee. 

This was back in 2008 according to a Wall Street Journal report.  

During the meeting, Gates admitted the emails he was sending were not appropriate and he reportedly agreed to stop sending them. 

 Bill’s publicists shot back, Telling Insider that the meeting never occurred.  So, someone is clearly lying, or doesn’t know what the definition of a meeting is.  

“These claims are false, recycled rumors from sources who have no direct knowledge, and in some cases have significant conflicts of interest,”

A few things have changed since this event 13 years ago. 

For one thing, Gates isn’t involved in Microsoft anymore.  And unlike 2008 when this alleged happened, Gates is no longer married, so sending flirtatious messages to a female would be a little more acceptable than doing it to an underling while you are still married. 

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