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Rick Johnson

Title
VP, Product Strategy
Company
VitalSource
Bio
Rick Johnson is the vice president of Product Strategy, and one of the founders of VitalSource, the most widely used platform for delivery of electronic textbooks in the world. He is a frequent speaker on electronic textbooks, their integration into an institutional environment, and how the accessibility needs of individual students can be accommodated in their delivery. He has served on multiple committees addressing delivering accessible content, a member of the working groups creating the EPUB standard, serves on the board of directors for IMSGlobal, is active in the Publishing@W3C work groups, and is the co-inventor of three domestic and international patents dealing with electronic books and their distribution.