Hats off to Don Leka!
Donald Leka is the accomplished son of my dear friend of over 50 years, Dr. Agim Leka, so I'm pleased to post this latest recognition of his talented son, Don.
Albanian-American Donald Leka Selected Among 300 of the World's Most Respected Innovators to Participate in "The Intersection" Event at Pixar Animation Studios On January 14, 2012
Albanian-American Entrepreneur and Technology Innovator, Donald Leka, was among 300 of the most respected innovators in the world hand selected to participate in the prestigious, "The Intersection" Event on January 14, 2012 at Pixar Animation Studios just outside of San Francisco. Each innovator was carefully selected by The Intersection Event Committee to apply his or her talents to tackle the most pressing issues of our time. The venue for the event, Pixar Animation Studios is an incredible facility created by Steve Jobs and the Pixar team to stimulate the creation of the most innovative animation films in history.
Leka is one of only 300 carefully selected innovators in the world in the areas of technology, science, business, education, venture capital, faith, activism and charity. The President of Pixar, Ed Catmull, Oscar winning actress Susan Sarandon and AOL founder Steve Case are among the key leaders attending the event to share thoughts about leading trends/ideas in personal creativity, team and organizational innovation and social impact.
The focus of the Intersection Event is not entertainment or profit or policy. It is social change and how innovation can improve the world we live in.
Here is some additional information.