Chris Versace’s PowerTalk: Gary Shapiro, CEO and President of the Consumer Electronics Association

Chris Versace

Chris Versace is a financial columnist and equity analyst with more than 20 years of experience in the investment industry.

Welcome to PowerTalk, where we talk with CEOs, COOs and other key business people at public and private companies as well as other subject matter experts.

This week’s PowerTalk interview is with Gary Shapiro, President and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association, boasts more than 2,000 members – from startup entrepreneurs to Google.

Gary’s 20 years of experience with consumer electronics have given him some fascinating insights into the role technology and innovation plays in driving our country and our economy forward. The interview is a wonderful talk on how consumer electronics have come to permeate every facet of our lives, so let’s get to it.

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