CEA Celebrates Jack Wayman's 50th AnniversaryAugust 30, 2013
The Consumer Electronics Association this week is marking 50 years of Jack Wayman's time with the organization. The now- 91-year-old Wayman joined CEA's predecessor organization on Sept. 1, 1963. Wayman led CEA until the 1980s.
“Our industry owes a huge debt of gratitude to Jack Wayman. We would not be where we are today without Jack’s contributions,” CEA President and CEO Gary Shapiro said in a statement.
“Jack is a visionary and a pioneer who paved the way for several advancements including the development of CES. We honor and celebrate his many achievements on his 50th anniversary of service to CEA.”