Technology >> CEO Interviews >> September 3, 2003

Scott Petersen – Lodgenet Entertainment Corporation (lnet)

SCOTT C. PETERSEN joined LodgeNet Entertaiment Corporation as Senior Vice President for Corporate and Legal Affairs in 1987 during its early venture capital phase. He was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in 1991 and was instrumental in growing and guiding the company through its initial public offering of common stock in October 1993. He was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in 1998. He was appointed Chairman of the LodgeNet Board of Directors in 2000. Prior to 1987, Mr. Petersen was in private legal, practice specializing in corporate law and real estate development and syndication. He received a degree in economics magna cum laude from Dartmouth College and a Juris doctorate from Georgetown University Law Center. Profile
ANN PARKER is Director, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications of LodgeNet Entertainment Corporation. She joined LodgeNet in 1990 as part of its Marketing and Advertising department. She was promoted to Director of investor Relations in 1994, shortly after LodgeNet became a public company. In addition to her investor relations responsibilities, Ms. Parker directs all internal and external communications for LodgeNet, and manages all of the company's charitable giving activities. Prior to joining LodgeNet, Ms. Parker was a reporter, anchor and News Director for CBS affiliate KELO Television and the KELO Radio Group. Ms. Parker has a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech and a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from St. Cloud State University in 1981. Profile
TWST: What is LodgeNet Entertainment?

Mr. Petersen: LodgeNet is the world's largest and leading provider of

interactive television and broadband services to the hotel industry

throughout the