REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BroadVision, Inc.
(Nasdaq: BVSN), a global provider of personalized self-service web
applications, today announced that Rod McGeary has joined the company's board
McGeary has over 31 years of experience in the software industry. Most
recently, he served as chairman and CEO of Brience, a mobile software company,
from July 2000 to July 2002. From 1999 to 2000, he served as President and co-
CEO of KPMG Consulting Inc. (now BearingPoint), where he led the spin-off from
KPMG LLP. From 1993 to 1998, he was employed by KPMG LLP, most recently as
vice chairman of Consulting. McGeary is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Science
degree in Accounting from Lehigh University. He is also on the board of Cisco
Systems, BearingPoint, DigitalThink, and GRIC Communications.
"I am delighted to welcome Rod McGeary to the BroadVision board," said Dr.
Pehong Chen, president, CEO and chairman of BroadVision. "He understands every
facet of this business, not only through his work as a consultant, but through
direct experience as the chief executive of a startup and global software
company. His insight, experience and financial expertise will be invaluable to
us as we move into our second decade of e-business innovation."
"I am pleased to be associated with BroadVision and their focus on
energizing e-Business," said McGeary, newly appointed board member,
BroadVision. "With the release of BroadVision Process and a download program
that makes it readily available to business analysts and software developers,
BroadVision has captured the imagination of industry watchers and e-business
decision makers. I look forward to serving as a resource and sounding board to
BroadVision's dynamic leadership team."
Also serving on BroadVision's Board of Directors are Dr. Pehong Chen,
chairman, president, and CEO of BroadVision; David Anderson, general partner
of Sutter Hill Ventures; James Dixon, retired CIO and group executive at Bank
of America; Koh Boon Hwee, chairman of Singapore Airlines and former chairman
of Singapore Telecom; Todd A. Garrett, retired CIO of Procter & Gamble; T.
Michael Nevens, retired Managing Partner, Global High Tech Practice, McKinsey
& Company; and Carl Pascarella, president and CEO of Visa U.S.A.
BroadVision is a global provider of personalized self-service web
applications. Our integrated suite of process, commerce, portal, and content
solutions helps customers rapidly increase revenues and reduce costs. Over
1,000 organizations -- including Wal-Mart, Vodafone, Cardinal Health, Hewlett-
Packard, Toyota, Japan Airlines and the U.S. Air Force -- serving nearly 60
million registered users, rely on BroadVision's open solutions to power and
personalize their mission-critical web initiatives.
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