Alliance for Digital Equality appoints Howard Wright to Board of Advisors and Harriette Watson as Technology Officer

ATLANTA, GA– The Alliance for Digital Equality (ADE), announced the appointment of Howard Wright, VP of Global Business Development at Qualcomm to Board of Advisors and Harriette Watson as Technology Officer

Mr. Wright, Vice President of Global Business Development at Qualcomm
Incorporated is responsible for fostering relationship and constructing deals between Qualcomm and their partners across wireless, automotive, and retail industries. Howard is the corporate liaison for Qualcomm.

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“Howard’s addition to the ADE Board enhances ADE’s ability to advocate
the use of wireless broadband in fostering the delivery of vital services to both underserved and un-served communities,” said Julius H. Hollis, ADE Chairman. “The ADE Digital Empowerment Councils established in nine major urban centers across our nation will gain accessibility to innovative digital technology applications as a result of Howard’s involvement with our organization.”

Following completion of his Economics Degree from Stanford University
in 1989, Wright began his athletic career in the NBA with the Dallas
Mavericks, Orlando Magic, and Atlanta Hawks. Wright then brought his
competitive drive and teamwork skills to Qualcomm in 2001 managing
business development with application developers for Qualcomm’s BREW
platform.

Harriette Watson’s overall responsibility as Technology Officer is to
strategically develop, plan and manage ADE’s information systems and
technology platforms in conjunction with ADE corporate sponsors to
strengthen ADE’s Programs and Services to underserved and un-served
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