Yong Joon Park
Beyond the Glass (Displays)

Yong Joon Park is vice president, Samsung Display Company, in San Jose, CA. In this role, he helps to drive sales of Samsung LCD and OLED display components in the Americas through the oversight of intelligence gathering, customer life-cycle management support, technical and product marketing, communications outreach, and channel enhancement for all areas of the display business. He has been with Samsung for nine years. His prior roles were also in display management mostly as a director and associate director in LCD Marketing.

Previously, Yong served in the capacities of senior product manager, product manager and senior research engineer at TDK Electronics Corporation and Daewoo Electronics from 1995 to 2004.

Yong espouses a strong allegiance to teamwork and empowerment, which he says has been his two overriding principles of effective management, with a continual focus on staying close to the essential details in any key project. He holds two masters degrees, one from Cornell University in Business Administration, and one from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University as a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering. He also received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alabama.

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Yong Joon Park's Posts
03/31/2014
For the 19th year in a row, I was one of 150,000+ attending the...
07/18/2013
“In the cloud computing era, AMOLED displays are most likely to have the greatest...
02/20/2013
We here at Samsung have been talking about the potential for transparent display technology...
08/01/2012
Organic light emitting diodes (OLED) sounds like a mouthful,  but it’s also one of...
05/29/2012
By now, many of you have heard that we turned our LCD Business into...
01/23/2012
The phenomenon that is 3D TV has continued to spark debate  within today’s TV...
01/10/2012
Ever wonder what tomorrow’s tablets will look like? With sleek designs and faster processor...
12/20/2011
The digital information display (DID), or digital signage, market has finally come into its...
08/30/2011
I recently had the opportunity to write about Samsung’s transparent LCD panel and how...
07/25/2011
Samsung is preparing to change the world of digital information displays with its new...