Big news in an e-mail from James Hughes:
Alex Lightman Appointed Executive Director of Humanity+
Los Angeles, August 3, 2009 – The Board of Directors of Humanity+ is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Alex Lightman as its new Executive Director.
“Mr. Lightman brings to the job significant experience in the technology world and H+ is thrilled that he is taking the reins to help grow our organization,” said Dr. James Hughes, Secretary, Humanity+.
We last caught up with Alex at the Singularity Summit in September 2007:
My quick synopsis:
You might find Alex to be outspoken, perhaps even outrageous. But you certainly never have to worry that he’s holding back on you. His views are unique and though-provoking.
Congratulations to Alex. Here’s looking forward to some very exciting developments from Humanity + in the near future!