Sunday, August 1, 2010

FCC Chairman Appoints Senior Advisor on Broadband

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski has appointed Phoebe Yang as Senior Advisor to the Chairman on Broadband. Yang most recently served as General Counsel of the Omnibus Broadband Initiative at the Commission, in which role she was Chair of the Broadband Steering Committee. Her prior experience includes executive roles at Discovery Communications, as Vice President of Corporate Development and Vice President of Digital Media Operations and Strategy; and at AOL Time Warner as Vice President of International Strategy and Policy focused on China. She served under President Bill Clinton as Special Coordinator for China Rule of Law and practiced corporate law at Hogan & Hartson.