Date: Friday, June 06, 2008
Location: Santa Clara
Alliance member, Rich Geruson, discussed some of the lessons learned while leading a number of mobile technology companies. Geruson has held senior executive and general management positions at Nokia, IBM, Toshiba and McKinsey & Company. Most recently he was CEO of VoiceSignal, a world leader in voice-enabled mobile search and other mobile voice solutions which was acquired by Nuance for over $300 million. Prior to VoiceSignal, Rich was the Senior Vice President of Nokia Mobile Phones in the Americas, where in 5 years he grew the business 10-fold to 6.5 billion dollars.