Jeff sits down with Keith and Rich from NEC to talk about the ways that teachers are using digital projectors and interactive whiteboards in their classrooms.
Keith Yanke is Director – Product Marketing for projectors and large format displays at NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc., a leading designer and provider of innovative desktop LCD displays, professional-grade large-screen LCD displays, a diverse line of projectors, and integrated display solutions.
Yanke is responsible for the full gamut of projector, large format LCD display productmarketing, including market analysis, pricing and inventory issues as well as interfacing with the sales and channel marketing teams.
Yanke has spent 14 years at NEC, much of that tenure in sales, engineering and marketingcapacities within projectors and plasma displays. He also has worked on desktop displays and branded CD-ROM products.
Yanke holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from DeVry University in Chicago.
Rich McPherson, Product Manager of Projectors for NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc., is responsible for the company’s full projector lineup. Rich manages the marketing and messaging of projector families, pricing and inventory issues, product roadmaps and all engineering and technical aspects of the projectors. Additionally, Rich works closely with the sales and channel marketing teams.
Rich has an extensive background in product management and has been with NEC since 1995. Rich holds dual degrees in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Technology from Corning Community College.