Fuentek Names Dave Wasby As Senior Technology Transfer Consultant
Local Tech Transfer Firm Promotes Consultant
(Åugust 17, 2011)
APEX, N.C. – Laura A. Schoppe, president of Fuentek, LLC, a local technology consulting firm that provides intellectual property and technology management services, has announced that Dave Wasby has been promoted to senior technology transfer consultant. In his new role, Wasby will lead strategic client initiatives and work with Fuentek's consultants to ensure high-quality deliverables.
During his 4 years at Fuentek, Wasby has successfully led a range of technology transfer activities, including technology evaluation/triage through rapid screenings and in-depth market research as well as marketing innovations to secure license agreements for Fuentek clients. He played a key role in the launch of a new website for Georgia Tech's technology commercialization services and contributed to projects for NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. With more than 16 years of experience in new product development, Wasby has focused on leading complex initiatives from idea generation through all phases of development and testing to successful implementation. With an MBA from UNC-Chapel Hill and a B.S. in mathematics from Vanderbilt, Wasby has technical expertise in e-commerce, mobile commerce, user interface development, and usability testing. He is also a Six Sigma Black Belt.
"Dave has provided success for many of our clients, and his experience with taking new products and services from concept and design through development to implementation is essential to our business," said Schoppe. "We are looking forward to supporting his continued career growth and benefitting from his leadership in our company."