Norm Brown has a Doctorate in Business from George Washington University and a Law Degree from Georgetown; he combines this education with over 35 years experience in product development and technology commercialization. Brown owns and manages Innovations Group, a technology consulting company whose clients include Fortune 500 companies, federal agencies, individual inventors and start-up companies. He was formerly a member of the Tech Coast Angels, the largest private Angel network in the US, and served on their BioMedical and High Technology Committees. Previously, Brown was VP Technology Commercialization at SAIC, where he closed deals generating revenue equivalent to that of a $1B operating division. Brown has served on a number of start-up company boards and has supported the launching of over 30 companies based on licensed or transferred technologies.