Carolyn Katz joined the Board in January 2014. Ms. Katz is the executive chair of Author & Company, a digital publisher, a role in which she has served since 2012. Previously, from May 2000 to October 2001, Ms. Katz served as a principal of Providence Equity Partners Inc., a private investment firm specializing in equity investments in telecommunications and media companies. From June 1984 to April 2000, Ms. Katz was employed by Goldman, Sachs & Co., most recently as a managing director and co-head of Emerging Communications.
Ms. Katz brings more than 20 years of experience in technology and telecommunications to the Board, including deep experience in finance, corporate development, international expansion and emerging technologies. In addition, Ms. Katz provides guidance and perspective on financial and strategic matters.