Jul 01, 2003

Senator Bill Bradley Named To Seagate Technology Board Of Directors

Seagate Technology (NYSE:STX) today announced it has named Bill Bradley, former United States Senator and current Managing Director of Allen & Company LLC, to its board of directors.

From 1997 - 1999, Senator Bradley was a Senior Advisor and Vice Chairman of the International Council of JP Morgan & Co., Inc. During that time, he also served as an essayist for CBS evening news, a visiting professor at Stanford University, Notre Dame University and the University of Maryland.

Senator Bradley served in the U.S. Senate from 1979 - 1997 representing the state of New Jersey. In 2000, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States. As senator he worked to promote economic growth, foster racial healing and protect the environment. His progressive policies led to reforms in education, health care and in free trade and foreign policy.

Prior to serving in the Senate, he was an Olympic gold medalist in 1964 and a professional basketball player with the New York Knicks from 1967 - 1977, during which time they won two world championships. Senator Bradley holds a BA degree in American History from Princeton University and an MA degree from Oxford University where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He has authored five books, including two bestsellers, on American politics, culture and economy.

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