Rene has been with Nvidia since 2006 and manages the Notebook Products Business Unit . Rene has held various positions in engineering, sales and marketing for the past 20+ years. He has worked at Texas Instruments, Xerox, NEC and Tensilica prior to joining NVIDIA He received a BS in electrical engineering from Clarkson University . Rene is an avid basketball player / fan and still plays several times a week. He is married, with two girls, two cats and a dog and enjoys volunteer work at the local SPCA with both of his daughters.