Tag Archive for ‘Jeff Williams’

Jeff Williams on Conversations on Health Care ➝

Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter discuss child labor, the democratization of medicine, and improving healthcare with Apple’s newly appointed COO. I’ll be listening to this one later tonight.

Apple Names Jeff Williams COO, Phil Schiller Now in Charge of App Store ➝

From Apple’s press release:

Apple today announced that Jeff Williams has been named chief operating officer and Johny Srouji is joining Apple’s executive team as senior vice president for Hardware Technologies. Phil Schiller, senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, will expand his role to include leadership of the revolutionary App Store across all Apple platforms. Apple also announced that Tor Myhren will join Apple in the first calendar quarter of 2016 as vice president of Marketing Communications, reporting to CEO Tim Cook.

Phil Schiller taking over the App Store is what has me excited about this executive team shakeup. The service always felt like a rudderless ship, but I think Schiller’s the kind of person that could make the right changes and improve the experience for users and developers alike.

Apple’s Jeff Williams Interviewed by Walt Mossberg ➝

The interview was conducted about a month ago, on stage at Code Conference. But, Re/code has just now published both a full video and a transcript of their conversation. I’ll be watching this later on tonight.

Live at Code Conference with Apple’s Jeff Williams ➝

The Verge’s live blog from Walt Mossberg’s interview with Jeff Williams at Code Conference. They discuss Apple Watch, ResearchKit, what Apple plans to do with its giant cash horde, and more. But, the quote of the interview was from Jeff Williams, saying “well the car is the ultimate mobile device, isn’t it?”