Chief Entropy Officer?
I routinely am asked about the "Chief Entropy Officer" title and what it means. Surprisingly, many people do not know what the word entropy means. Ironically, this is one of the few things I remember from my mandatory science classes in school (it took me 3 tries to pass Biology and almost kept me from receiving my degree).
Simply put, entropy means being in a state of disarray and since the nature of the networking industry is constantly in flux, I thought this would be a good-natured play on the CEO title - and to let people know that I try not to take myself too seriously. With that said, here is the dictionary definition for those who absolutely must know:
However, I've also received this explanation from Owen Jacobs, Manager of Strategic Alliances at Kronos:
Who'd have thought that a "business guy" would be so scientific? :)