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Principal, Pendulum Advisors
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I'm the Founder and CEO of the Center for Advancing Innovation; our mission is to identify breakthrough inventions and maximize...
Managing Director, Best Marketing, LLC
Elizabeth Sara has 25 years of experience in the local high tech community as an entrepreneur, business leader, angel investor ...
Maura O'brien Ali
CEO and Managing Director, American Growth Solutions
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