Google appoints new VP of virtual reality
Clay Bavor, VP for product management, previously oversaw Google Cardboard
Google has set up a new virtual reality department and has appointed one of its top executives to run it. Clay Bavor, formerly VP for product management, also helped create Google Cardboard - Google's budget but impressive fold it yourself headset - in 2014.
Google confirmed the move to Re/code
Bavor has been with Google since August 2005 and in his time there has also worked on major projects like Gmail, Google Docs, Google Drive, and Google Apps.
Salvador Dali was creating stereoscopic oil paintings like these in the 1970s. He'd have been excited about VR! pic.twitter.com/49mdRxsgsb— Clay Bavor (@claybavor) December 7, 2015