Several years experience in Global Entrepreneur Weekends as coach and mentor to new start-ups. Significant experience in business strategy, marketing and communications, business partner relationships during twenty-eight year career in global technology company, including starting two new businesses. Work experience includes technologies for water management & alternative energy; research and development of new products and software solutions.
1) Created new business opportunities by developing the technology and business partnerships to deliver compelling solutions to customers.
2) Led Emerging Technologies program, including stage-gate program for evaluating potential projects.
3) Started Green Innovations program that became cornerstone of new business growth involving water management and alternative energy
4) Experienced mentor to new employees while working and volunteer mentor to entrepreneurs both internally and external to business.
PhD Materials Science & Engineering, University of Connecticut
BS Chemistry, UMass Dartmouth