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Coca-Cola Adds First Asian American to Its Board

Coca-Cola Adds First Asian American to Its Board

Caroline Tsay has joined the board of the Coca-Cola Company, becoming the first Asian American to do so in the history of the company. Tsay is CEO of Compute Software Inc., a Mountain View, CA-based enterprise cloud infrastructure software company that is revolutionizing how businesses run in the cloud. The 36-year-old previously served as VP and General Manager of Software at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. Prior to that, the Stanford University grad held six years of product leadership roles across the consumer search, e-commerce and advertising businesses at Yahoo Inc. Prior to joining Yahoo in 2007, she spent three years at IBM Global Services as a senior consultant in supply chain and customer relationship management. Tsay serves as a Director for Morningstar Inc. and Rosetta Stone Inc. She has been recognized on The National Diversity Council’s Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology and the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 40 Under 40. More here.

Cory Booker and Bonnie Watson-Coleman Aim to Uplift Voices of Underserved Communities in Efforts to Prevent Sexual Assault

Cory Booker and Bonnie Watson-Coleman Aim to Uplift Voices of Underserved Communities in Efforts to Prevent Sexual Assault

Cedric Richmond Pens Letter to NCAA and Condoleezza Rice

Cedric Richmond Pens Letter to NCAA and Condoleezza Rice