Alex Shapiro is the senior public relations manager for networking and high performance computing at NVIDIA. Alex has led public relations, analyst relations and influencer programs at some of Silicon Valley's most-innovative technology leaders, where he guided strategic efforts and tactical execution across a broad range of technologies, including enterprise and consumer communications campaigns for networking, security, cloud, big data and developer tools for enterprise, along with consumer Internet topics. He has also contributed articles to many publications, including The Metro and ZDNet. Alex holds a B.A. in English from UC Santa Barbara.