Open Source Sales is a Noble Thought

Posted On Aug 24 2016 by

I recently learned about a well-known figure in technology and design, an impressive man named John Maeda. He’s been trending in the news because of his decision to leave Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and take a new position as the Global Head, Computational Design and Inclusion at Automattic, the company that owns WordPress (my preferred platform for website creation). John has an incredible resume including 12 years as a professor at MIT’s Media Lab and then the President of the Rhode Island School of Design from 2008-2013. According to his sort of outdated blog, , when he joined RISD, he didn’t …