SEOUL, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, December 15, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Dr. Jong Seok Kim has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Dr. Kim is the executive managing director of the Industrial Economic Innovation Center at Gyeonggi Technopark. He previously worked as the program director of the Product Development Department of the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Evaluation and Planning from 2016 to 2017. He previously worked with Samsung for 20 years in a variety of roles, including acting as director of mobile communication business in the Technology Strategy Team from 2013 to 2016 and the Business Analysis Team from 2010 to 2013. He also served as the senior manager of the Product Strategy Team from 2007 to 2010, director of mobile communications business of the Product Strategy team from 2007 to 2010, as manager of the Marketing Strategy Team 2001 to 2006, and as the manager of the Institute of Global Marketing from 1999 to 2001. He began his career with Samsung as the assistant manager of the Network System Division in 1996.
Dr. Kim received a Master of Business Administration in Marketing from St. John's University in 1995, a Master of Science in Operation Research and Applied Statistics at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1996, and a PhD in Technology Management from Yonsei University in 2009. He has published articles in numerous technical journals on topics ranging from technology management, research and development in technology, global marketing, and marketing science. His research has led to the discovery of innovative product concepts, such as wearable devices and music phones, and he is a patentee in his field. He also currently serves as a reviewer for the "International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management." He was awarded for his contributions to his industry as a member of the Innovative Wearable Device Concept Generation by Samsung in 2015. He is married to Kyung Shin Oh, and they have one child, Seung Hyun Kim. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and traveling, and he is a certified six sigma black belt.
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