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Internet company executive

Carol Ann Bartz, American Internet company executive. Member Secretary Education's Commission Future of Education, 2005; past member President's Council Advisors on Science & Technology; trustee Paley Center Media, Los Angeles; board directors National Medals Science Technology Foundation, National Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Background

Bartz, Carol Ann was born on August 29, 1948 in Winona, Minnesota, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, with honors, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1971. Doctor of Letters (honorary), New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2002. Doctor of Letters (honorary), William Woods University, Fulton, Missouri.

Doctor of Science (honorary), Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts.

Career

Various sales management positions 3M Corporation. With sales management department Digital Equipment Corporation, 1976-1983. Manager customer marketing Sun Microsystems, Inc., 1983-1984, vice president marketing, 1984-1987, vice president customer service, 1987-1990, vice president worldwide field operations, executive officer, 1990-1992.

President, Chief Executive Officer Autodesk, Inc., San Rafael, California, 1992—2006, executive chairman, 2006—2009. President, Chief Executive Officer Yahoo! Inc., Sunnyvale, since 2009. Board directors Bureau of Economic Analysis Systems Inc., 1995—2008, NetApp, Inc., 1995—2009, Cisco Systems, Inc., 1996—2005, Autodesk Inc., 1996—2009, Intel Corporation, 2007—2009, Yahoo! Inc., since 2009.

Lead independent director Cisco Systems, Inc., since 2005.

Membership

Member Secretary Education's Commission Future of Education, 2005. Past member President's Council Advisors on Science & Technology. Trustee Paley Center Media, Los Angeles.

Board directors National Medals Science Technology Foundation, National Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, tennis.

Connections

Married William Marr. Children: Bill, Meredith, Layne.

spouse:
William Marr

children:
Meredith Bartz

Bill Bartz

Layne Bartz