We told you we'd have VIP guest speaker for our May 15th ATL JBUG so we're extremely excited to announce that we have....Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst coming to talk about Open Source innovation and Red Hat's vision around recent acquisitions Polymita (BPM) and FuseSource (ServiceMix, ActiveMQ, CXF & Apache Camel) including a Q/A session at the end.
This will surely be a great event. Space is limited so please register for your spot today!
Jim Whitehurst was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Red Hat in December 2007.
Whitehurst joined Delta Air Lines in 2002, serving in various roles, most recently as Chief Operating Officer, responsible for Operations, Sales and Customer Service, Network and Revenue Management, Marketing and Corporate Strategy. Prior to joining Delta, Whitehurst served as Vice President andDirector of The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and held various leadership roles in their Chicago,Hong Kong, Shanghai and Atlanta offices.
A native of Columbus, Ga., Whitehurst graduated from Rice University in Houston, Texas, with a bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Economics. He also attended Friedrich-AlexanderUniversity in Erlangen, Germany, holds a general course degree from the London School of Economicsand an MBA from Harvard Business School.
6:30 - 7:00 - Networking / Food
7:00 - 8:00 - Jim Whitehurst Talk w/ Q&A