"Linux International Unleashes New Programs to Promote the
Growth of Linux Worldwide."
"Linux International (LI), the largest vendor association in the
Linux industry, introduced the members of its new board of
directors during the LinuxWorld Expo held at the Javits Convention
Center. The board members unveiled new programs designed to promote
Linux use worldwide. Those efforts include co-sponsorship of a
Linux Pavillion at all LinuxWorld exhibitions; formation of the LI
marketing committee; a collaborative marketing program and the
establishment of a case study repository."
"Jon maddog Hall, executive director of LI, introduced the new
board members including: Ted Cook, president of Enhanced Software
Technologies; Ransom Love, president and CEO of Caldera Systems,
Inc.; Larry Augustin, president and CEO of VA Linux Systems; Mark
Bolzern, founder of LinuxMall.com; Dan York, president of Linux
Professional Institute; David L. Sifry, CTO of LinuxCare Inc., Paul
F. McNamara, vice president of open source at SGI; Russell C.
Pavlicek, Linux evangelist for professional services of Compaq
Computer Corp.; Garry M. Paxinos, vice president/CTO of Metro Link
Inc., and M. Siyami Kahyaoglu of Sebit Ltd."