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A Conversation With Lucy Hood

A Conversation With Lucy Hood
Photo: Lucy Hood is executive director of the Institute for Communication Technology Management at the USC Marshall School of Business.

If you used your mobile phone during the recent season of American Idol to vote for your favorite contestant, you can thank Lucy Hood for making it possible. Hood, the former president of Fox Mobile Entertainment, has been driving innovation in mobile services and digital entertainment for more than a decade. She’s even been nominated for an Emmy Award for the mobile video series 24: Conspiracy.