Stuart Friedman

During his 30 years in the high tech industry, Stuart Friedman has cultivated his passion for international travel and world cultures. He has held executive management positions in sales, marketing, and business development at established firms such as Texas Instruments, Intel and Honeywell, as well as numerous startup companies. As vice president and general manager at Terayon Communication Systems, Friedman was directly responsible for the company's broadband subscriber products. Through his ability to motivate, negotiate, and lead a multicultural organization with international alliances, he was able to grow the business from an unprofitable $20M product line to a $100M profitable division. As a result, Terayon became the industry's second largest cable modem vendor after Motorola. [+]