Phil Gilbert, IBM

When: Thu., Oct. 9 2014

Phil Gilbert is a self-proclaimed "startup guy". At IBM, his mission is to transform one of the world's most iconic companies and the technologies it creates to power the systems of the world. In 1983, Phil started his first company and began working with the inventors of the Lisa, Macintosh and Windows. His second startup was in 1997, and the third in 2002. Phil assumed that his fourth start up was coming up. "And then the strangest thing happened..."