People: Best Buy Co Inc (BBY.N)
10 Dec 2013
Mr. David W. Kenny has been appointed as Director of Best Buy Co., Inc., effective September 27, 2013. Kenny oversees TWC's portfolio of consumer and business-to-business weather brands and businesses, including The Weather Channel, having assumed the role in January 2012. Immediately prior to TWC he was the President of Akamai, a cloud platform designed to help enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences to mobile and fixed internet users. Kenny founded Digitas, Inc., in 1997 and sold the company to Publicis Groupe SA in 2006. He was the Managing Partner of the combined business, Viva-Ki, until 2010. Kenny also served on the Board of Directors of Yahoo!, Inc., from 2010 to 2012. Kenny will officially join the Board of Directors on Sept. 27, 2013. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of The Ad Council and SessionM, as well as Teach for America, a nonprofit that enlists recent graduates to teach in under-resourced and low-income communities. He received his MBA from the Harvard Business School, and a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Administration from the GM Institute (now Kettering University).
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