CEA’s Petricone Promoted to Senior Vice President
Ten year CEA veteran Michael Petricone was promoted Tuesday to the position of senior vice president, government affairs. Among his various roles at the organization advocating for the CE industry before Congress and the Federal Communications Commission, he served as vice president, technology policy, crafting and executing plans for the switch to digital television, digital rights managment, recycling, telecommunications policy reform and mobile electronics.
Said CEA President and CEO Gary Shapiro, “This promotion recognizes Michael’s leadership in helping CEA develop a world-class government affairs operation.”
After earning a bachelor’s degree from Tufts and a JD from Georgetown University, Petricone went on to work on numerous political campaigns before joining CEA.
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