Kenny Young is a Senior Advisor with The Gores Group and with B. Riley Principal Investments, where he leads and manages various investments, acquisitions and portfolio companies. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Imagine Communications, a global leader in multiscreen video and ad management solutions.
With more than 27 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, Mr. Young has held leadership positions with companies including Cingular Wireless, SBC Telecom and Liberty Media’s TruePosition technologies. Prior to joining B. Riley, Mr. Young served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Lightbridge Communications Corporation and LCC International, Inc., the largest independent network management and engineering services company in the world.
Highlights of Mr. Young’s career include developing an international consumer wireless application company, creating a Fortune 500 enterprise sales operation, and leading a unique program designed to create and market consumer and business-to-business products using SBC, BellSouth and Cingular Wireless assets and resources. Mr. Young is currently a board member with Globalstar, Inc., a provider of mobile satellite services; Proxim Wireless Corporation, a provider of wireless network technologies; and Orion Energy, a leader in LED technologies.