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john dmohowski

John Dmohowski

John Dmohowski is a serial entrepreneur, investor and active promoter of entrepreneurial ecosystems.  He has been a founder or early stage executive on a dozen technology startups, advisor to dozens of early stage companies and mentor to hundreds of founders and team leaders.  John has over 35 years of experience in technology based firms and […]

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RMP Jawahar

Senior Consultant R.M.P. Jawahar is a highly respected incubation expert who is Executive Director of the Tiruchirappalli TREC-STEP business incubation program in Tamil Nadu, India. He joined the incubation industry in 1989 and has cooperated with many domestic and international incubation and entrepreneurship development organizations during his career. He has promoted many agribusiness incubation ventures,

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Jeffrey C. Milanette

Email Jeff LinkedIn  Blog Presentation to BreatheLA Jeff Milanette is a pioneer in the business incubation industry. He founded Innovative Partners Incubation in 1985 with a mission to address the need for small business development in Southeast San Diego, an area poorly served by local banks, lacking in business services, and with limited opportunities for

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Karla Milanette

Email Karla Karla is an accomplished business manager with more than 25 years of providing financial and fiscal leadership to government, education and business organizations.  She has extensive experience in management consulting to both public and private organizations, public program design and management, delivery of training services and procurement and contract management. Karla served as

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Ingrid Rosten

Email ingrid Ingrid is an accomplished business incubation veteran with exceptional experience in providing feasibility, development, and management support for clean technology, ICT and general technology incubators and innovation centers for national and international organizations and governments. A hands-on incubator expert, Ingrid is currently Executive Director of CleanStart, a clean technology incubation program in Sacramento,

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Leon Lourens

Email Leon Leon Lourens is an accomplished business management professional and consultant with more than 28 years of experience providing ICT incubator management, development and training for small business and foreign government organizations. He is a founder and CEO and Director of an ICT incubator Softstart Business Technology Incubator outside of Johannesburg. He is also

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Barbara Harley

Barbara Harley, of the Harley Consulting Group, is one of the most experienced business incubation consultants in the industry. Barbara was the founder and Executive Director of the International Business Incubator, a well-known Silicon Valley institution in San Jose, CA. Her experiences internationally included training and evaluation of incubation programs around the world, but of

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Getachew M. Alemu

Email Getachew Getachew Mengistie Alemu is an intellectual property (IP) expert, who lends his expertise to a wide range of countries and organizations. He has worked in over 20 countries. He successfully implemented projects supported by regional and international organizations including the European Union, UNDP, UNECA, the World Bank and the World Intellectual Property Organization. He

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Davida Rakotomalala

Davida Rakotomalala is a member of the Madagascar Diaspora, and a resident of the United States, living in Washington, DC.  Davida has more than 20 years’ experience in the private sector in developing countries and holds a Master’s degree in Management of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) of University of Paris XXII Val de Marne

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