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ECE Explorations (200): "Does an Engineer Have to Engineer?"

Speaker GTAT Advanced Technologies | Linda Reinhard (BSEE '™87), Formerly VP Business Development and Product Management
Date Sep 18, 2013
Time 5:00 pm  
Sponsor ECE ILLINOIS
Contact Nikki Slack, Office of Advancement, 53 Everitt Lab
Phone (217) 265-6285
Event type Seminars
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Abstract:
This presentation provides an in-depth view of an alternative career path to engineering. Linda, an alumnus of ECE, will share experiences and insights on how positions in strategy, marketing, sales, product management and operations can lead to executive leadership roles in technology driven companies.

Bio:
Linda received her BSEE from University of Illinois and an MBA from The Kellogg Graduate School of Management. She has over 20 years of experience with leading technology companies including Motorola, Cisco, Nokia, and H-P holding senior level positions in new business development, marketing, sales, and product management. Linda has experience leading start-up organizations with internal, VC and private equity funding and with global reach. She has lived in Asia and has extensive experience in China and Asia Pacific evangelizing and introducing new products to major automotive and mobile device OEMS and service providers.

Open to all | Pizza will be provided after the talk!

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