Craig Willert, BSEE, MBA
Director of Product Management and Marketing (Self Employed)
Craig has many years of experience in the design, development, integration, management, and marketing of electronics, software, and services while employed at startup and Fortune 100 companies.
Mr Willert earned a BS in electrical engineering from Clarkson University, and an MBA from Boston College.
As an engineer, Mr Willert used what were then state-of-the-art silicon devices in the design of military telecommunications equipment. As a product manager, Mr Willert evaluated market trends, and developed products in-house or through partnerships where appropriate.
In his presentation, Mr Willert will discuss his career path and some of the benefits he found from having both engineering and business degrees. His talk will highlight some of the pros and cons of building products through partnerships, working for startup companies, and working as an independent consultant.