James Clardy is a technology geek – who’s had luck turning his passion to executive roles in business development, product marketing and program management – with 25yrs. of leadership experience in both start-ups and Fortune 500 companies (incl. Dell, Motorola, NEC, Siemens). James’ career has focused on incubating emerging technology, creating and managing strategic alliances and ecosystems, building supply chains and delivering innovative products/services to disrupt established markets. He was raised on the Texas boarder speaking Spanish, currently lives in Austin in a German speaking household. James is multilingual with cross-cultural business skills earned throughout the U.S., Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific.