Business Leaders Gather In Detroit For The National Business Summit
DETROIT – JUNE 17: Steve Ballmer, Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft Corporation, sits on the panel at a Technology Town Hall at the National Summit June 17, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. The National Summit is a three-day gathering of business, labor, government and academic leaders designed to develop and promote America’s competiveness in a global economy. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)
Erik Gundersen is the Trail Blazers beat reporter for The Columbian. He's a graduate of the Allen School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon in addition earning a degree in Spanish. He's covered the NBA for four seasons. You can also occasionally find his work on ESPN.com's NBA section for their TrueCities series. He also fist-bumped with Kanye West once. Follow @BlazerBanter on twitter for more Blazers and NBA news.