|University of California, Berkeley, MS|
Mickey Hyunyu Kim is a head of distribution partnerships for Google TV at Google, leading partnerships with major consumer electronics companies and operators to seek new opportunities with Google services and platforms with a focus on Google TV. Previously, Mickey was a new business development manager at Google, managing strategic partnerships for new business initiatives and new product incubation efforts. In this process, Mickey led partnerships for Google’s new business initiatives such as OpenSocial, Google Chrome Extensions, and Google’s new publisher ad platform. In addition, Mickey was recognized for his contributions with two OC Awards, an award from Google’s top executives.
Mickey also has been serving as an advisor to various technology start-ups in the US and Korea and helping them with partnership strategy and funding. In September 2012, Mickey’s book about his career trek from Korea to Silicon Valley as well as the strengths and culture of Silicon Valley was published in Korea. Mickey earned his MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley where he was a co-president of the Haas Technology Club. Prior to Haas, Mickey was an international sales manager at Samsung Electronics and led Samsung Electronics to become a dominant market leader in the Israeli mobile market.