Rod Canion is a co-founder and was CEO of Compaq Computer Corporation. Under Canion's leadership, Compaq revolutionized the PC industry and rose to become the largest PC supplier in the world during the 1990s. Since his tenure at Compaq, Canion has endeavored further into the world of start-ups as an entrepreneur and investor, and has recently published his new book, "Open: How Compaq Ended IBM's PC Domination and Helped Invent Modern Computing." Book sales and signings will be available after the lecture with a complimentary reception at the University Center Theatre.
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