Currently alive, at 72 years of age.
1943 – James Barksdale was born in Jackson, Mississippi, on 24th of January.
1979-1983 – He served as the chief information officer of Federal Express.
1983-1991 – Appointed as executive vice-president of Federal Express.
1992-1994 – Became the president of McCaw Cellular Communications.
1992-1994 – He was the CEO of McCaw Cellular Communications.
1994-1995 – He served as the CEO of AT&T Wireless Services.
1995 – He was the president of Netscape Communications Corp.
– CEO of Netscape Communications Corp.