Chairman and President of Barksdale Management Corporation, a private investment management company. He is also a partner and co-founder of The...
Chairman and President of Barksdale Management Corporation, a private investment management company. He is also a partner and co-founder of The Barksdale Group - April 1999 to present. * Prior Professional Experience: Previously, Mr. Barksdale served in the following positions: * President and CEO, Netscape Communications Corp. - 1995 to 1999 (when it was acquired by AOL). * Chief Executive Officer, AT&T Wireless Services (formerly McCaw Cellular Communications) - 1993 to 1994. * Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, FedEx Corporation - 1983 to 1992. * Chief Information Officer, FedEx Corporation - 1979 to 1983. * Chief Information Officer and other management positions, Cook Industries - 1972 to 1979. * Company Directorship: Mr. Barksdale is an Independent Director. He was a Director of AOL from March 1999 until the AOL-Historic TW Merger in January 2001, and has been a Director of the Company since that date. * Other Directorships: Mr. Barksdale serves as a director of FedEx Corporation and Sun Microsystems, Inc. He also serves as a special advisor to Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a venture capital firm.