PANELISTS WHO WALK THE WALK
The Forum’s panelists have started companies, risked capital, survived failures and enjoyed triumphs. They know the questions to ask and they don’t shy from asking them. At the same time they share a deep empathy with anyone who puts it on the line. Panelists include corporate veterans, entrepreneurs, and funders spanning several broad areas of expertise.
Alan C. Veeck
Principal, Meakem Becker Venture Capital
Joel P. Adams
General Partner, Adams Capital Management
Partner, Birchmere Ventures
Principal, Michael T. Howard & Associates
CEO and Chairman, Vivisimo Inc.
D. Lansing Taylor
President and CEO, Cellumen Inc.; Chairman, Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse
Andrew W. Hannah
President, CEO and Co-Founder, Plextronics, Inc.
President, Carryer Consulting
Dennis S. Meteny
President and CEO, Cygnus Manufacturing Company, LLC
President and CEO, Innovation Works
John W. Manzetti
President and CEO, Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse
President and CEO, RedZone Robotics
Co-founder, Thorley Industries
Angela C. Kennedy
CEO, Carnegie Speech
President, HMK Associates
Chairman, Mullen Pittsburgh
Managing Partner, Echo Strategies
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The MIT Enterprise Forum’s mission is to inform, connect, and coach entrepreneurs—enabling them to rapidly transform ideas into world-changing companies. We are a network of local organizations, and open to the world.
Our vision is to build a better world by accelerating the creation and growth of world-class companies right here in Pittsburgh.