Posts Tagged 'Gary Shapiro'

America at the crossroads: A path to growth and prosperity

America at the crossroads: A path to growth and prosperity

The United States is at a crossroads. Down one path, we will find perennially high unemployment, low GDP growth and the end of American economic dominance. Down the other path, we see a rejuvenated economy, a thriving business culture that rewards risk and creates jobs and the continuance of American global leadership in innovation and creativity. Which path we take depends greatly on Washington’s actions in the near term.

CEA’s Shapiro to speak on innovation as means to recovery

CEA’s Shapiro to speak on innovation as means to recovery

Gary Shapiro knows innovation.

Innovation is Apple Inc. Innovation is Amazon.com. Innovation is Google, Inc.

And what else do those companies have in common? The Consumer Electronics Association, of which Shapiro is president and CEO, gathers more than 2,000 electronics companies — including Apple, Amazon and Google — to provide market research and networking capabilities, as well as to host tradeshows.