Where the Jobs Are: There’s an App for That

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 9:45am
2322 Rayburn
Background Documents and Information: 

This is the subcommittee’s fourth hearing in its “Where the Jobs Are” series to examine employment obstacles and opportunities America faces.  As the nation endures 43 consecutive months of higher than 8 percent unemployment, the apps marketplace is one of the few sectors of the economy where jobs are being created. This hearing focuses on the thriving market for these apps and the developers who are driving this innovative and growing sector of our economy.

Hearing Notice

Background Memo

Witnesses: 

 

Peter Farago
Vice President, Marketing
Stephanie Hay
Co-Founder, FastCustomer
Resident Mentor, 500 Startups
Witness Testimony (Truth in Testimony and CV)
 
Rey Ramsey
President & Chief Executive Officer
Morgan Reed
Executive Director
Association for Competitive Technology
Witness Testimony (Truth in Testimony and CV)
Congress: