PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Temple University's Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) has appointed Michael Bradshaw, NBCUniversal Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, as its newest Executive in Residence.
The IBIT Executive in Residence program facilitates interaction between industry leaders and the faculty and students of Temple University'sFox School of Business. In his role as IBIT Executive in Residence, Bradshaw will visit the Fox School Nov. 14, and engage with faculty and students on topics and projects of mutual interest, while also promoting the activities of IBIT, the Fox School's Management Information Systems department, and the Fox School of Business. NBCUniversal is a member of IBIT, and Bradshaw is a member of the Fox IT Advisory Board. "I'm honored to serve as an Executive in Residence at the Fox School," said Bradshaw. "The challenges we address today through technology represent a blend of business strategy, planning and communication. It's important to engage the next generation of students so they understand this complexity and recognize potential opportunities as they pursue technology careers." Bradshaw, in his role as Executive Vice President and CIO of NBCUniversal, leads the information technology organization and oversees NBCUniversal's global IT operations, infrastructure, applications, and strategy.