Word of the Day: Tech Definitions from WhatIs.com

Dec 4 2007   7:50PM GMT

Overheard: The Top 10 Sexiest Men in IT, 2007

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

The decision to select the 10 sexiest men in IT (2007) was done under highly scientific conditions.

Dave Barry says that means “while your wife is not home.” In our case, it means “over lunch.” The comments are my daughter’s.

So here you are, the Top 10 Sexiest Men in IT, with apologies to People Magazine and Matt Damon.

Tim Berners-LeeDirector of the World Wide Web Consortium,
Senior Researcher at MIT’s Laboratory for Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (CSAIL).

“Who knew the father of the World Wide Web was so cute?”

Read bio

Larry PageLarry Page is the co-founder of Google and is currently the President of Products
for Google Inc.

“If it wasn’t for his helicopter and all that money, he’d kind of be the boy next door.”

Read bio

Nova SpivackNova Spivack is CEO and Founder of Radar Networks and Earth Web.
Peter Drucker was his grandfather.”

Love his name. Uber-geek cute.”

Read bio

Read Nova Spivack’s gracious acceptance speech.

Gordon MooreDr. Gordon E. Moore is the retired chairman and CEO of Intel Corporation.
You probably know him for “Moore’s Law.”

“When he smiles in that interview, the whole room lights up. You have to put him on the list.”

Read bio

John ForsythVice president of strategy at Symbian.”

Doesn’t he look a little like Toby McGuire?”

Read blog

Ron MarkezichVice president of Managed Solutions at Microsoft and former CIO.

“Very preppy. Bet he’s a jock. Great smile.”

Read bio

Peter SemmelhackFounder and CEO of Bug Labs

“He looks like he could put up a shed on the weekend.
He’s got that HGTV look going for him.”

Read blog

Michael KozickiDirector of the Center for Applied Nanoionics (CANi)

“I love outdoor geeks.”

Read bio

David RisleyHe is the founder and President of PC Media, Inc.

“He looks friendly in this photo but his other pictures make him look mysterious.
Kind of like David Arquette.”

Read bio

Mark RichardsExecutive IT Architect at IBM.

“I bet this guy has a great laugh. He looks like he enjoys life.”

Read bio

 Comment on this Post

There was an error processing your information. Please try again later.
Thanks. We'll let you know when a new response is added.
Send me notifications when other members comment.

Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

Share this item with your network: