If there is anything that I can personally do to reassure if needed, please feel free to contact me directly. Your advocacy within your company was a wise move, and your company will see benefits sooner because of your efforts.
I am truly sorry for any confusion on the message. There have been a lot of moving pieces this past year and a great deal of effort went into crafting information that would be encouraging and firm without being alarmist or inconsiderate. Everyone has done their best to communicate directly on the future of Python 3 and plans to wrap up CPython core developer work on Python 2. We will continue to iterate on communicating the specifics.