Expert in new product development, intellectual property protection, business start-up, marketing and financing strategy including JOBS Act crowd funding, design of marketing and engineering experiments for enhanced feedback, business operations, developing business models that "Shark Tank" would find compelling.
45 year career in both small business and large multi-national public companies.
Currently CEO/CTO of a new product development company in Florida specializing in machine to machine communications solutions.
Previously a VP of Operations / Manufacturing / Engineering for Regenerative Technologies Corporation.
Prior to that Senior Director of Research and Development for a Tyco International (TYC) strategic business unit focusing on retail item security and life safety device communications technology.
I have been professionally engaged in the information technology (IT) industry since 1971.
Small business experience includes organization development and management consultation, document duplication systems, computer software (Value Added Reseller), motels and property management. Large business experience has included senior management roles in research and development, electronics manufacturing, medical device regulatory affairs and quality systems, product support, mergers and acquisitions, offshore capabilities development, intellectual property management, product development process. software product life cycle management, product management.
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<p> &amp;lt;p&amp;gt; 1970 BA Philosophy / Lingusitics 1971-1973 Research Director - Rural Crime and Justice Institute - Center for the Study of Local Government&amp;lt;/p&amp;gt;</p>
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