Philip R. Wiser (B.S. '90 Electrical Engineering) is the Chief Technology Officer at Hearst Corporation. He is an industry leading digital media and technology executive. Mr. Wider was a key pioneer in the creation of the online digital music industry and the emerging over-the-top TV market as a technologist and entrepreneur. He spearheaded the creation and growth of billion-dollar digital media businesses at Sony as a corporate technology executive. He is an angel investor, advisor and board member with multiple emerging and established digital media and technology companies. Mr. Wiser is establishing this scholarship fund because - as a former transfer student from what is now Community College of Baltimore Count - Essex Campus - he recognizes the importance of supporting this traditionally underserved population.
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