Professional Experience

 

LLAMAX Product Realization Inc.                                                                          2016 – Present
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Consulting and contracting for startups and established businesses in all aspects of Product Development.  

Responsible for early stages of product definition, business development, and partner recruitment.

Accomplishments

  • Established 15+ customers and partners, delivering a strong profitable first year in operation.
  • Specified and developed a suite of data capture solutions including wearables and in-home technology for a Big Data startup focused on long term health science, behavioral studies, and modernization of clinical trials.
  • Developed a marketing plan and launch strategy for a voice headset targeting the transportation industry.
  • Defined product requirements, development plan and marketing strategy for a startup in the audio consumer industry.

 

Zebra Technologies, Inc.                                                                            2001 – 2016

Formerly Motorola Solutions; Symbol Technologies

Director of Enterprise Solutions and Mobile Computing Product Management                           2011 – 2016

Director of Innovation Development and Product Manager                                                          2008 – 2011

Sr. Director Technology Strategy & Planning                                                                                2004 – 2008

Engineering Director                                                                                                                      2002 – 2004

Sr. Systems Engineer                                                                                                                    2001 – 2002

Accomplishments

  • Led the transformation of the AIDC industry to Android in 2011.
  • Launched “Project Community”, initiative to co-create with customers and partners innovative vertical solutions.
  • Redefined portfolio of mobile computers based on deep customer knowledge and available technologies.
  • Set vision, strategy, definition, roadmap and execution strategy for a portfolio that lead to $1.5B yearly revenue.
  • Defined, developed and launched new product families for Field Mobility, Retail, Healthcare, and Warehouse Mobile Computers.

Notable Product Introductions

Advanced American Telephones                                                             1995 – 2000

Formerly Lucent Technologies Bell Labs Consumer Products

Engineering Director                                                                                                                      2000 – 2001

Technical Manager                                                                                                                        1997 – 2000

RF Engineer                                                                                                                                   1995 – 1997

Accomplishments

  • Developed product line plan and platform for a family of VoIP residential and commercial telephony products.
  • Developed low cost platform for analog cordless telephones reaching peak production of 4M per year.
  • Reduced design cycles by 40% reaching higher production, yield, and quality levels.

Notable Product Introductions

  • First WDECT Ethernet multi-line VoIP Phone
  • 27 different residential cordless telephones in the 46MHz, 900MHz and 2.4GHz bands.

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