Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Technology That's Trending
Want a sneak peek at the latest cell phone technology or flat screen TV? Are you anticipating the release of the newest appliances that will soon be featured in your kitchen?
The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is back! Its not only the world's largest annual tradeshow for consumer technology, but it is also America's largest annual tradeshow of any kind. The first CES took place in New York City in June of 1967 with 200 exhibitors and 17,500 attendees. Since then, CES has grown more than seven-fold. Nearly 2,700 exhibitors, filling 1.7 million net square feet of exhibit space, showcased their latest products and services to more than 130,000 attendees at the 2013 International CES.
MORE ABOUT TODD TOWNSEND:
Todd brings almost 20 years of experience, focused on how emerging technology trends affect our everyday lives. Having worked in both the national television and Fortune 50 corporate arenas, he focuses on identifying the "touch points" in our daily lives; the places where the latest trends and technologies affect us. He is passionately informed, using high-energy delivery to lead and educate decision makers in various industries. Todd is a contributing technologist on byte.com and anewdomain.net - both well know technology news/discussion media properties. He was a founding member of the most watched global corporate television network - IBM Television Network. After IBM, he used his knowledge of trends to develop real-time interactive programming for NewsTalk Television in New York City where he worked with the founders of The Weather Channel, C-Span and The Phil Donahue Show. NewsTalk facilitated the first Internet-enabled national discussions about what was affecting the lives of millions of Americans. He's also been featured on networks like ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and local, national, broadcast media outlets.