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10/2/2016 Past Hall of Fame Celebrations
18th Annual UTC Hall of Fame Celebration


Keynote Speaker:

Tim Cook
CEO Apple

Tim Cook is the CEO of Apple and serves on its Board of Directors.

Before being named CEO in August 2011, Tim was Apple's Chief Operating Officer and was responsible for all of the company’s worldwide sales and operations, including end-to-end management of Apple’s supply chain, sales activities, and service and support in all markets and countries. He also headed Apple’s Macintosh division and played a key role in the continued development of strategic reseller and supplier relationships, ensuring flexibility in response to an increasingly demanding marketplace.

Prior to joining Apple, Tim was vice president of Corporate Materials for Compaq and was responsible for procuring and managing all of Compaq’s product inventory. Previous to his work at Compaq, Tim was the chief operating officer of the Reseller Division at Intelligent Electronics.

Tim also spent 12 years with IBM, most recently as director of North American Fulfillment where he led manufacturing and distribution functions for IBM’s Personal Computer Company in North and Latin America.

Tim earned an M.B.A. from Duke University, where he was a Fuqua Scholar, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Auburn University.

Hall of Fame Inductees:

Fraser Bullock
Co-Founder/Senior Advisor, Sorenson Capital

Fraser Bullock is a Co-Founder and Senior Advisor of Sorenson Capital, a private equity firm, which has approximately $1 billion in assets under management.

Bullock serves on many Boards including DOMO, Sorenson Media, Curza and Bamboo HR, and as Chairman of Health Catalyst, the Polynesian Cultural Center and DMBA. He is on the Advisory Board of Insidesales.com, is an advisor to InMoment, Salt Stack and Pluralsight, in which his firm is an investor. He served as Chairman of Omniture, a publicly-traded technology company that was sold to Adobe.

Bullock began his career at Bain & Company, as Consultant and Manager. He then became a founding partner of Bain Capital and later served in various operating roles including CFO of a publicly-traded company and President of a transaction-processing technology company.

In 1999, Bullock became Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. He continues to be active in the Olympic movement and has provided advisory services to the International Olympic Committee, the U.S. Olympic Committee and several cities hosting the Olympic Games, including Torino, Vancouver, Sochi, Rio, Beijing, and Pyeongchang. For his Olympic service, Bullock received the Olympic Order in Gold from the International Olympic Committee.

In addition to his role in the Olympics, Bullock served as a member of the UTC Board of Trustees and was instrumental in helping pass the $100M Utah Fund to Funds. He also served as Chairman of the Governor’s Employers Education Coalition that did a study and developed recommended strategies for education. He served as Vice-Chair of the Governor’s Optimization Commission, Co-Chair of the commission that developed the initial strategies and recommendations for the formation of USTAR and Co-Chair of the Business Engagement Council for UVU.

Bullock received a Bachelor’s degree in economics and a Masters in Business Administration from BYU. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, in Highland, Utah and they are the parents of five children and eight grandchildren. Acceptance Speech

Websites: IN THE NEWS: Fraser Bullock—One of Utah Business’ 2016 Outstanding Directors

Carine Clark
President & CEO, MaritzCX

Carine Clark leads corporate direction and initiatives as the president and CEO of market-leading customer experience company MartizCX. She played a crucial role in creating and executing the acquisition of Allegiance by Maritz Research and in combining the two companies to create MaritzCX.

Clark has decades of experience building successful software companies. Prior to MaritzCX, she was president and CEO for Allegiance. Before that she was SVP and chief marketing officer for Symantec, where she was responsible for global campaign and field marketing, partner and product marketing, branding and marketing communications, as well as public relations and analyst relations. As an executive at Altiris and Novell, she was responsible for driving top and bottom-line company growth through fiscally accountable and operationally efficient marketing. Her leadership helped establish Altiris as one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the world, growing revenues from $62 million to $230 million during a four-year period.

Throughout her career, Clark has directed and integrated diverse teams including product management, sales support, alliance, field and global marketing, events, brand and communications management. She has demonstrated expertise in bringing companies and people together through dozens of acquisitions with the exceptional ability to quickly promote best practices and to drive integrated teams toward common goals.

Carine Clark has been recognized with numerous awards, including 2016 EY Entrepreneur of the Year Utah Region, and 2015 CEO of the Year by Utah Business magazine. She was ranked by ExecRank as #47 of all CMO’s worldwide in 2012. She has also received the Women Tech Leadership Excellence Award, the 25th Annual TWIN Award, and the Silicon Slopes v100 Award. Clark received her bachelor’s degree in organizational communications as well as a master’s degree in business administration. Acceptance Speech

Peter Genereaux
Founder, UITA

Utah Technology Council formerly Utah Information Technologies Association (UITA)

In 1991, the Utah Information Technologies Association (UITA) was formed with Peter Genereaux as founder and CEO, which became the Utah Technology Council (UTC) in 2006. In conjunction with Governor Bangerter and his economic development team who recognized the entrepreneurial spirit and propensity for innovation in Utah, starting in 1989, Genereaux participated in conceiving the vision for an organization to attract, nurture and retain high tech companies in the state. He retired as CEO of UITA in 1999, after starting the first Hall of Fame, and now lives in Prescott, Arizona.

During UITA’s early years, Genereaux was also Chairman of the Council for Regional Information Technologies Association (CRITA), an organization he co-founded. CRITA, now known as TECNA, comprises some 50 technology councils to represent the IT industry at the national level.

Among honors he has received, in 1975 he was invited by the President of the United States to be nominated as Secretary of the Government Services Administration, and as an Assistant Secretary in the Treasury Department. He received an Honorary Ph.D. Degree from Salt Lake Community College in 1995.

His education includes Princeton University, and following his service in the U.S. Army during the Korean War period, Genereaux earned his B.S. degree in Business Administration from the University of Delaware. Later, he was selected and participated in the Harvard Business School, Executive Development Program. He devoted his first 33 career years leading technology and financial businesses and not-for-profit organizations in their startup, growth, and as a “corporate doctor” for some. Acceptance Speech

Websites: EXECUTIVE FOCUS: PETER R. GENERAUX, PRESIDENT, UTAH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES ASSOCIATION

Press Articles:

“Seek Greatness; Leave the World Better Than You Found It”—Tim Cook, Apple CEO, at UTC Hall of Fame 
Business Wire, October 4, 2016

Three Inducted into Utah Technology Council Hall of Fame 
Utah Business, October 1, 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook Talks Augmented Reality And Privacy At Utah Tech Tour, Says Encryption 'Makes The Public Safe’
Tech Times, October 3, 2016

Tim Cook Tells Utah Tech Audience: Encryption 'Makes the Public Safe’ 
Mac Rumors, October 1, 2016

Tim Cook calls encryption 'inherently great' at Utah event 
CNET, October 3, 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook Talks Security, Tax Reform at UTC Awards 
Utah Business, October 1, 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook stops by Utah to discuss encryption, 'making people safer' and Steve Jobs 
Salt Lake Tribune, September 30, 2016

Apple CEO emphasizes privacy issues during Utah visit 
Cache Valley Daily, October 2, 2016

Sen. Orrin G. Hatch Announces Tim Cook Visit to Utah 
Sen. Orrin G. Hatch's Website, April 13, 2016

Keynote for the Utah Technology Council Hall of Fame Announced at Annual UTC Members Meeting Event 
Utah Technology Council, April 13, 2016

UTC Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees: Fraser Bullock, Carine Clark and Peter Genereaux 
Utah Technology Council, June 29, 2016

Program Speakers:

Keynote discussion with Apple CEO Tim Cook & U.S. Senator Orrin G. Hatch

Opening Entertainment (Alex Boye)

Opening Remarks by Utah Governor Gary Herbert

UTC CEO & President Richard R. Nelson's Remarks

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