Speaker - Tim Koogle

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Tim Koogle's (“TK”) well-established career in the technology business spans more than 25 years and includes serving as the founding CEO and chairman of the board of directors at Yahoo! Inc. from 1995 to 2001, where he helped build the business into a leading Internet media company with annual net revenues of over one billion dollars. During his tenure, BusinessWeek named him one of “The Top 25 Executives of the Year” in 1999 and 2000. Prior to Yahoo!, Koogle was president of Intermec Corporation, and served as Corporate Vice President of Intermec’s parent company, Western Atlas Inc. Previous to that, Koogle spent nine years with Motorola where he held a number of executive management positions in operations and corporate venture capital early-stage technology and consumer product companies. TK joined Room to Read as a board member after having been a supporter of the organization’s work since 2008, and following his participation in the “Trek to 10,000” expedition to celebrate Room to Read’s 10 year anniversary and inaugurate its 10,000th library in Nepal. TK is also founder and CEO of Serendipity Land Holdings, LLC, a private land development company and the managing director of The Koogle Foundation, a private philanthropic organization focused on the education of underprivileged youth. Additionally he serves as chairman of the board of directors for Method, Inc., the environmentally-sensitive cleaning products company. TK holds a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Virginia and M.S. and doctorate degrees in engineering from Stanford University.

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From Silicon Valley to Social Entrepreneurship

11.30.11 | 00:24:30 min | 0 comments