Dr. Jorge Rojas is Director Latin America, International Law Programs, UC Davis School of Law, where he works on International Intellectual Property.. He also currently serves as a Program Director for the Chile – UC Davis Partnership, and as such, Dr. Rojas interacts with Chilean government agencies, universities and the private sector to facilitate educational exchange agreements and research collaborations with UC Davis. His research focuses on university research processes, international intellectual property and technology transfer.
Ken McGuire is the President and CEO of Innovations Health Systems, a healthcare holding company launched in July 1, 2012. Ken is also the President and Chief Operating Officer of Kinova USA, which was established in January of this year, and is one of several health care service companies formed under the Innovations Health Systems umbrella.
Michele Wong is the Chief Executive Officer of CleanWorld. Under her leadership, CleanWorld has emerged as the North American leader in the rapidly growing field of Anaerobic Digestion, working to research, design, build and operate renewable energy systems that convert food and green waste to biogas and agricultural products.
Pedro Santos conceived and invented OsComp’s near-isothermal multiphase compression technology while finishing his graduate studies in 2009, and has pioneered the additional technological and engineering developments focused on reducing the cost of transporting gas including delivered CNG on trucks and ships. He is the primary inventor named on all 7 of OsComp’s patent applications.
Joy Hermsen is passionate about helping leadership teams achieve their goals. An effective and inspiring coach with more than 22 years of experience, she helps people discover their strengths, and develop individual leadership skills for success.
Brad Burke is the Managing Director of the Rice Alliance. Most recently, he founded and managed the local office of Viant Corporation, a premier internet consulting firm, delivering internet strategy, creative design, and web technology implementation. Viant went public through an IPO in 1999. Prior to Viant, Brad was a Principal with CSC Index, the management consulting division of Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). Before consulting, Brad held management positions with Exxon Corporation. He received his M.B.A.
As a serial entrepreneur, Mark Randall’s career conceiving, designing and marketing innovative technology spans nearly twenty years and three successful high-tech start-ups. He has fielded over a dozen products which combined have sold over a million units, generated over $100 million in sales and won a total of 15 Product of the Year, 12 Best of NAB, 7 Best of Comdex, 2 PC Magazine Technical Excellence awards, and two Emmy awards.
Nicholas Seet has been a serial-entrepreneur since his first startup concept was funded and he left his software-development position at Deloitte Consulting. Since that time he has worked to refine his business skills, serving at different times as CTO, CEO, and Founder of Auditude. A part of Auditude (called IntoNow) was spun-off in 2010 and was acquired by Yahoo in 2011. In November that same year, Auditude was acquired by Adobe Systems.
Victor McCray received his B.S. in Chemistry from Xavier University and his M.D. from the University of Illinois. He completed a residency in general surgery at the University of California, San Francisco-Fresno. As a resident, he participated in several research projects, which led to a number of presentations, publications and research awards. Following residency, Victor joined Stanford University’s Biodesign, a program focused on developing leaders in biomedical technology innovation.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.