Opera Puts Internet Demigod on its Board
Feb. 6, 2004
By Maureen O’Gara
Powerbuilder Developer’s Journal
John Patrick, IBM’s influential former VP of Internet technology and now president of Attitude LLC, has been named to Opera Software’s board. Patrick, an acknowledged Internet visionary, is credited with bringing the Internet to IBM. Business 2.0 has called him “one of the industry’s most intriguing mind.” He’s supposed to be one of the top 30 people in the world to drive innovation. Patrick was a founding member of the World Wide Web Consortium and is now chairman of the Global Internet Project.