Ray Rothrock

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WE DO BIG THINGS – President Obama’s Nike Moment

In Energy on January 26, 2011 at 8:34 am

In the State of the Union Speech President Obama talked about American success.  He said, Americans DO BIG THINGS.

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Presidential Call for Action – Let’s get started.

In Energy on January 25, 2011 at 8:22 pm

Tonight President Obama delivered a State of the Union Speech like one I’ve not heard in a long time.  He talked about the future.  He talked about what can be done to take us from a country of yesterday ideas to a country of the future ideas.

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Great Technology Adoption Waves

In Technology on January 16, 2011 at 10:34 am

Friday, January 14, Senator Hatch of Utah conducted a technology roundtable at the Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake.  It was a fine affair, well attended by many local Utah entrepreneurs, university people, and others.   The panel was first rate and included Keith Larson of Intel, Shane Robison of HP, Dan’l Lewin of Microsoft, Kate Mitchell of Scale Venture Partners, and me.  Senator Hatch opened by asking each of us about where the trends are in technology these days.  I was last, so I got to hear everyone else’s trends.  Theirs were interesting.  I get this question a lot.  So, I opened with this.

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