TITLE

Surf's Up For LightSurf Founder

AUTHOR(S)
Alleven, Monica
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Wireless Week;8/19/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 31, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Philippe Kahn has found a way to combine his two passions, sending photograph updates from his sailboat to his Skipper's Log posted on the Web via LightSurf technology. Three things Kahn considered crucial to team building; Description of Kahn by Robin Nijor, who has worked with Kahn in business; Other recreational activities of Kahn besides sailing.
ACCESSION #
7239588

 

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