John Thomson

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

John ThomsonName: John W. Thomson

Born: April 24, 1949, in Fort Dix, New Jersey

Computer-related contributions

  • Former Vice President at IBM and the former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Symantec Corporation. During his tenure as CEO of Symantec, he was the only African American leading a major technology company.
  • He is presently the CEO of Virtual Instruments.