GLENDALE, Calif., March 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DreamWorks Animation (NYSE: DWA) announced today the election of Judson C. Green, president and CEO of NAVTEQ Corporation, to its board of directors.
Mr. Green has served as president and CEO of NAVTEQ since May 2000. During his tenure, he has been instrumental in making NAVTEQ a leading provider of comprehensive digital map information and helped established it as a new public company.
Prior to joining NAVTEQ, Mr. Green was President of Walt Disney Attractions, the theme park and resort segment of The Walt Disney Company, from August 1991 until December 1998, and Chairman from December 1998 until April 2000. Prior to his positions at Walt Disney Attractions, Mr. Green served as Chief Financial Officer of The Walt Disney Company from December 1989 until August 1991.
He is also currently a director of Alticor International, Conservation International, Harley-Davidson, Inc., Lyric Opera of Chicago and The Field Museum.
"I am pleased to welcome Judson to our board of directors," stated Jeffrey Katzenberg, DreamWorks Animation CEO. "I believe that his wealth of industry experience coupled with his leadership at a newly public company makes him an excellent addition to our distinguished board."