Forever Duke: #TheDoersProfile

June 6, 2016

MAC or PC?

Why choose? Both Apple and Microsoft are powered by alumni!

Apple

115,000 employees >100 are Blue Devils

Headquarters: Cupertino, California

Tim Cook M.B.A. ’87, CEO

Jeff Williams M.B.A. ’91, COO

Eddy Cue ’86, senior vice president, Internet Software and Services

Alyssa Garver ’11, product design engineer

Alice Kodama ’14, environmental engineer

Samantha Abramson ‘09 | Regi Altema ’10 | Dylan Ashbrook ’04 | Leroy Bernhard ’96 | Anupam Bhandari ’09 | Andrew Bonessa ’14 | Brett Bowman ’13 | Beau Brand ’07 | James Brantley ’10 | Natalie Bries ’02 | Chase Busby ’14 | Paul Carter ’07 | Pengyu Cheng 05 | Timothy Cook ’88 | John Donald ’97 | Maleva Dorsey ’89 | Camille Dredge ’09 | Kyle Eckermann ’05 | Matthew Epley ’02 | Amy Fazio ’93 | Daniel Fritchman ’06 | Ted Getten ‘12 | William Granger ’12 | Halley Guren ’99, | Halim Habiby ’94 | Shruti Haldea ‘01 | Rubaba Hasan ‘11 | Sebastian Heilgeist ‘08 | Jamie Herrera ‘06 | James Hsu ‘99 | Matt Jacobson ‘11 | Hyunkyoon Kim ‘08 | Joomi Kim ‘10 | Pinak Kishore ‘14 | Gil Knishinsky ‘11 | Adam Kretz ‘12 | Venkatesh Krishnan ‘10 | Craig Kronberg ‘12 | Anthony Lazzarini ‘07 | Sharon Levi ‘13 | Darren Lew ‘02 | Vignesh Loganthan ‘10 | Alexandra Mayer ‘88 | Eve Meyer ‘11 | Gerald Miller ‘14 | Saurabh Misra ‘08 | Adam Nathan ‘10 | Prem Karthik Pandian ‘13 | Jaymin Patel ‘13 | Marie Perrin ‘10 | Yi Qiao ‘12 | Feng Qiu ‘07 | David Rak ‘02 | Pratap Raya ‘03 | Erin Reid ‘02 | Pamela Reid ‘01 | Scott Richards ‘10 | Spencer Rogers ‘14 | Simran Sandhu ‘09 | Jeffrey Siminoff ‘88 | Anshul Singh ‘12 | Vibhore Singh ‘14 | Sriwarin Sintananopkun ‘12 | Miha Sitar ‘11 | Joseph Sithole ‘11 | Lawrence Spangler ‘87 | Diane Spencer ‘87 | Pamela Stearns ‘87 | David Stone ‘13 | Farman Syed ‘10 | Scott Tagwerker ‘13 | Danphuong Ton ‘11 | Patrick Van Hull ‘10 | Kaleena Wakamatsu ‘12 | Jacob Warshavsky ‘11 | Harsimrat Wason ‘10 | Allen Weeks ‘80 | Kenneth White ‘09 | Rachel Wolf ‘09 | Kevin Wright ‘09 | Genevieve Wyman ‘00 | Huichuan Xu ‘12 | Yukiko Yamaguchi ‘04 | Raymond Yuen ‘07 | Gregory Zeren ‘91 |

Fun fact: A 2008 Fuqua study found 30-millisecond exposure to the Apple logo made people think more creatively.

Microsoft

94,000 employees >230 are Blue Devils

Headquarters: Redmond, Washington

Amy Hood ’94, CFO

Terry Myerson ’91, Operating Systems and Devices

Scott Guthrie ’97 leads Microsoft’s Cloud division Guthrie, Hood,

Vijay Abhijit ‘02 | Arief Abraham ‘98 | Nitin Agrawal ‘07 | Bilal Aijazi ‘06 | Michael Alcorta ‘92 | Dustin Alin ‘14 | Mark Altemus ‘84 | April Andrews ‘83 | Irene Ang ‘13 | Taku Aoki ‘11 | Phillip Arturi ‘79 | Nikhil Arun ‘11 | Anurag Awasthi ‘11 | Virginia Badanes ‘03 | Anand Balakrishnan ‘08 | Thomas Barbour ‘01 | William Barnett ‘79 | Christopher Barry ‘00 | Thomas Baxter ‘00 | Bethany Becker ‘12 | Joe Bennett ‘85 | Vatsal Bhardwaj ‘03 | Gautam Bharti ‘12 | Daniel Bingyou ‘12 | Christopher Blitz ‘01 | Leora Bloom ‘89 | G. Blundell ‘01 | Thomas Bono ‘94 | Dennis Bonsall ‘97 | Kelly Bowen-MCCombs ‘90 | James Brock ‘05 | Scott Brothers ‘12 | Elizabeth Brown ‘97 | Peggy Brown ‘86 | Stephen Brown ‘09 | Dale Brunelle ‘85 | Jeffrey Bullwinkel ‘87 | Matthew Burrows ‘14 | William Camp ‘00 | Richard Cannon ‘92 | Zhonghui Cao ‘14 | Justin Caton ‘02 | Paul Chae ‘87 | Erwin Chan ‘07 | Apoorva Chandra ‘12 | Venkatesh Chandrasekaran ‘09 | Lipingv Chang ‘02 | Haoyu Chen ‘11 | Nadav Chernilas ‘14 | Daniel Choi ‘05 | Kaberi Chowdhury ‘13 | Kai-I Chung ‘90 | Laura Comiskey ‘97 | Howard Coonley ‘03 | Wade Cooper ‘07 | Timothy Cranton ‘88 | Alexandria Crump ‘03 | Caroline Curtin ‘87 | Niklas Danell ‘10 | Diane D’Arcangelo ‘80 | Dean Davis ‘75 | Yumian Deng ‘13 | Rebeccav Desai ‘94 | Chetan Deshpande ‘09 | Jillian DeVleming ‘13 | Marcin Dobosz ‘07 | Christine Durham ‘91 | Ethan Eade ‘04 | Alex Edelsburg ‘10 | Ahmed El-Ramly ‘92 | Andrea Els ‘12 | Allison Erickson ‘08 | John Erickson ‘06 | Allison Esguerra ‘06 | Kyle Farlow ‘00 | Jonathan Farmer ‘03 | John Felkins ‘05 | James Fishburn ‘97 | Tracy Foltz ‘91 | Elizabeth Friedman ‘00 | John Fries ‘00 | Zhen Fu ‘10 | Lorena Galvez Fernandez ‘14 | Venkateswara Rao Gattamneni ‘10 | Adel Gawdat 2003 | Sharlene Gerald Allen ‘05 | Aaron Globerman ‘06 | Julie Golding ‘08 | Jay Goyal ‘01 | Valeriu Grigore ‘09 | Vandana Gupta ‘91 | Brian Gustafson ‘05 | Pedro Gutierrez ‘01 | Christopher Haberle ‘13 | Terese Hagerty ‘00 | Xarmina Haneef ‘06 | Poornima Hanumara ‘13 | Joe Harb ‘12 | Bridgitt Harmon ‘94 | Yu He ‘09 | Jorge Hernandez Serrano ‘03 | Brian Hilgeford ‘06 | Trilochan Hiremath ‘07 | Saher Hirji ‘10 | Benjamin Holm ‘14 | William Holmes ‘00 | William Honey ‘94 | Shu Hong ‘14 | Andrew Hsiao ‘09 | David Hsu ‘05 | Chin-Jung Huang ‘13 | Jason Hui ‘14 | Christopher Hunt ‘92 | Danielle Hyatt ‘07 | Ashanka Iddya ‘11 | Matthew Isabel ‘11 | Leandro Iwase ‘12 | William Jackson ‘95 | Amit Jain ‘11 | Lars Johnson ‘01 | Vijeta Johri ‘04 | Lucas Joppa ‘09 | Lori Jordan ‘84 | Julius Jou ‘97 | Anastasia Kachur ‘14 | Steven Kane ‘13 | Fatima Kardar ‘13 | Leandro Kaspary ‘10 | Jennifer Kelly ‘07 | Bruce Kember ‘02 | Sergey Khusnetdinov ‘13 | Jong Sun Kim ‘06 | Leslie Kim ‘13 | Seung Kim ‘03 | Harsha Konduri ‘14 | Matthew Kotler ‘98 | Andrew Kotowski ‘07 | Tara Kraft ‘02 | Sanjay Krishnamurthy ‘10 | Himavant Sri Krishna Kurnala ‘09 | Rahul Lalmalani ‘07 | Dennis Lam ‘05 | Robert Lam ‘13 | Adam Larson ‘01 | Kent Larson ‘85 | Albertov Laverde ‘05 | Jennifer Lee ‘13 | Melissa Lee ‘09 | So Lee ‘11 | Joseph Levy ‘12 | Lily Li ‘11 | Mian Li ‘10 | Steve Lim ‘08 | Nishanth Lingamneni ‘06 | Bo Liu ‘05 | Helio Liu ‘14 | Michael Llorente ‘11 | Shannon Loftis ‘87 | Justin Mahood ‘08 | Colleen Maloney ‘03 | Hanxiao Mao ‘13 | John McDonald ‘90 | Max McMullen ‘01 | Judith Mercer ‘95 | Theodore Michel ‘98 | Julia Milch ‘14 | Dixon Miller ‘94 | Steven Moreno ‘13 | Jason Morse ‘97 | Stephen Moses ‘12 | Michael Mott ‘95 | Lauren Moynihan ‘06 | Flora Muglia ‘14 | Gregory Mumford ‘07 | Arlene Murray ‘88 | Neal Myerson ‘96 | Amy Nathanson ‘05 | Stefan Negritoiu ‘02 | Bradley Newcomer ‘03 | Natalie Nguyen ‘07 | Stewart Noe ‘00 | Sabina Norton ‘93 | Fukiko Ogisu ‘86 | Cynthia O’Neill ‘83 | Kristin Oseychik ‘98 | John Parkey ‘81 | Nicholas Patrick ‘09 | Stephanie Patrick ‘13 | Meghan Pelley ‘13 | Zulema Perrig ‘04 | Charles Peterson ‘92 | Julie Petrini ‘87 | Alexander Pherribo ‘12 | Shannon Polson ‘93 | Lavina Poorswani ‘07 | Ankit Prasad ‘10 | Vasu Rangaswami ‘08 | Alym Rayani ‘04 | Stephen Reading ‘07 | Scott Regan ‘90 | Brooke Rennick ‘06 | Douglas Ricard ‘87 | Jeffrey Robison ‘87 | Eric Rogstad ‘07 | Stefan Ropers ‘07 | Michael Ross ‘13 | Corey Roussel ‘01 | Chamara Rupasinghe ‘15 | David Russell ‘03 | Gurkan Salk ‘02 | Carla Sanchez Torres ‘13 | Ruhi Sarikaya ‘01 | Alexander Schearer ‘08 | Charles Schweizer ‘02 | Sharon Schweizer ‘02 | Marc Seinfeld ‘89 | Anjan Shah ‘04 | Vidya Shanmugam ‘10 | Kuber Sharma ‘14 | Adil Sherwani ‘09 | Linda Shi ‘14 | Geoffrey Shohan ‘92 | Beth Sigall ‘90 | Michael Silverstein ‘00 | Aleksandr Slepak ‘99 | Chester Smith ‘99 | George Snelling ‘85 | Mackenzie Steele ‘99 | Melissa Stern ‘95 | Anand Kumar Subramaniam ‘14 | Lei Tan ‘96 | Wai Szi Tan ‘07 | Tingting Tang ‘14 | Richard Taylor ‘01 | Zeynep Tolon ‘98 | MinJie Tong ‘03 | Kevin Tritch ‘14 | James Utzschneider ‘89 | Rajeev Vijan ‘02 | Harsha Viswanathan ‘15 | Gaston Vivanco ‘14 | Shannonv Wallis ‘93 | David Wascha ‘97 | Kyle Watson ‘07 | Kelly Weadock ‘87 | Ziying Wen ‘07 | Turner Whitted ‘69 | Mary Williams ‘96 | Vasanth Williams ‘10 | Sergio Wolman Bleier ‘14 | Alfred Wong ‘02 | Peter Wu ‘93 | Yue Xu ‘12 | Yunfei Xu ‘12 | Yaqi Yang ‘02 | Darren Yetzer ‘96 | Carrie Young ‘83 | Orest Zborowski ‘85 | David Zhang ‘09 | Kevin Zhu ‘12 | James Zou ‘07 In 2015,

Fun fact: Duke and Microsoft researchers developed a tool that allows cloud-gaming using much-reduced bandwidth.