10 Top Tech Execs Visiting The White House


4. Paul Otellini

President, CEO


Intel
No. of Entries: 13

Otellini, a member of the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, has 13 entries on the White House visitors log including a one-on-one meeting with President Obama on Jan. 28, 2011. Otellini's increased White House engagement came after the Intel CEO blasted the state of affairs in Washington during a dinner speech at the Technology Policy Institute's Aspen Forum in the summer of 2010. "I think this group does not understand what it takes to create jobs," said Otellini at that time. "And I think they're flummoxed by their experiment in Keynesian economics not working."