Contact: Kristopher Jones, National Association of Broadcasters, 202-429-5486
WASHINGTON, Mar. 7 /Standard Newswire/ -- Eric Schmidt, chairman of the executive committee and chief executive officer at Google, will headline the NAB2007 super session entitled "Innovator Spotlight: View from the Top" on Monday, April 16 in Las Vegas.
Photo: Eric Schmidt, hi-resolution version
Eric Schmidt's vast technology and business experience will provide a unique opportunity for attendees to learn from Google's achievements and to hear Schmidt's predictions regarding Google's impact on the future of radio, television, advertising and the public.
As CEO, Schmidt focuses on building the corporate infrastructure needed to maintain Google's rapid growth and works to ensure that quality remains high while product development cycle times are kept to a minimum. Schmidt also shares responsibility for Google's day-to-day operations with Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin.
Schmidt was recruited from Novell, where he led the company's strategic planning, management and technology development as chairman and CEO. Prior to Novell, Schmidt was chief technology officer and CEO at Sun Microsystems, Inc.
NAB2007 will take place April 14 - 19, 2007 in
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