Green Festival Speakers

David Barrett


David Barrett, CTO and CFO of Women’s Online Media and Education Network (W.O.M.E.N.), including WomensCalendar, WomensRadio and AudioAcrobat® - responsible for subscriber accounts and support; in-house database maintenance, and administration. Mr. Barrett earned his MBA at the American Graduate School of International Management, in Phoenix Arizona in 1976. He served as one of the youngest Vice Presidents of Underwood, Neuhaus and Company, a Texas-based investment company before starting his own company which specialized in online information services targeted to corporations. Subsequently, David started and successfully managed several businesses using computer technologies involved with databases and publishing content. He currently developed the database back-end and positioned the WomensCalendar as the largest listing of events for non-profit women's organizations on the Web. He is also Managing Partner and co-owner of W.O.M.E.N., a company which markets me dia services to over 1,000 women's organizations. One of these services is AudioAcrobat® which is fast becoming the top service for creating and broadcasting audio content. Mr. Barrett is also listed in the Nationwide Register's Who's Who in Executives and Business. opher. Earlier in his career he was Manager-Corporate Affairs for General Electric and a presidential campaign aide to former Vice President Walter Mondale. He currently serves on the Boards of Oxfam America, the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, The Revenue Watch Institute, the Institute for Human Rights and Business, the Genocide Intervention Network and EG Justice, as well as on the Business and Economic Relations Group of Amnesty International USA. A member of the Council on Foreign Relations, Mr. Freeman earned an MA in Modern History from the University of Oxford where he was an English-Speaking Union Churchill scholar at Balliol College and an AB in History from the University of California at Berkeley.