Plantronics CTO to Discuss the Future of Wearables in the Workforce at GLAZED 2014

  Plantronics CTO to Discuss the Future of Wearables in the Workforce at
  GLAZED 2014

GLAZED Conference 2014

Business Wire

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. -- May 28, 2014

Joe Burton, CTO for wearable tech pioneer, Plantronics(NYSE: PLT), will help
kick-off the 2014 GLAZED Conference, as part of a one-on-one fireside chat
with CEO and Wearable World, Inc. co-founder, Redg Snodgrass. During the
session, entitled “Looking Ahead: Wearables in the Workforce,” Burton will
share his thoughts on advances in wearable technology today and in the future,
including the opportunities wearable tech presents for business environments
and considerations and open questions still pending. GLAZED is scheduled to
take place June 3-4, at the Regency Center, in San Francisco, Calif.

The GLAZED Conference, put on by Wearable World, Inc., brings together
technology pioneers, founders, executives, influencers, and investors, who are
working to make business sense of wearable technology platforms and propel the
overall ecosystem, and industry, forward.

Plantronics has been a wearable tech pioneer for decades – developing and
delivering personal audio solutions that are used by millions to communicate.
With its advances in on-board sensor technology and its open APIs, the company
has moved the classic headset beyond audio and transformed it into an
intelligent wearable device and platform with possibilities only limited by a
developer’s imagination.

WHO:         Joe Burton, CTO and SVP of technology, development and strategy,
WHAT:         Fireside chat at GLAZED Conference 2014
              “Looking Ahead: Wearables in the Workforce”
WHEN:         Tuesday, June 3, 2014
              10:20 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
WHERE:        The Regency Center
              1290 Sutter St.
              San Francisco, Calif.
              Attendee entrance facing Van Ness St.
              To learn about Plantronics’ unique perspective on wearable
ADDITIONAL:   technology and its nine-axis, sensor-enabled concept device,
              Wearable Concept 1, please visit

About Plantronics - Simply Smarter Communications

Plantronics is a global leader in audio communications for businesses and
consumers. We have pioneered new trends in audio technology for over 50 years,
creating innovative products that allow people to simply communicate. From
unified communication solutions to Bluetooth® headsets, we deliver
uncompromising quality, an ideal experience, and extraordinary service.
Plantronics is used by every company in the Fortune 100™, as well as 911
dispatch, air traffic control and the New York Stock Exchange. For more
information, please visit or call (800) 544-4660.

Plantronics and Simply Smarter Communications are trademarks of Plantronics,
Inc., registered in the US and other countries. All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners.


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