Advice on Startups
Tuesday, Jan. 20, 12:30PM
Women in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Networking Reception – co-host
Thursday, Jan. 22, 6:00PM
Marina Hatsopoulos is Chairperson of the Board and investor in Levitronix Technologies, the worldwide leader in magnetically levitated bearingless motor technology. She is a Director of Cynosure Inc., a $170 million leader in the laser aesthetics market. She is also a Director and investor in Dear Kate, which sells performance apparel using advanced materials. She is on the Advisory Board of the Nantucket [technology] Conference and the Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation at MIT.
Ms. Hatsopoulos was the Founding CEO and primary investor in Z Corporation from 1994 through its successful sale in 2005. Z Corporation is a market leader in 3D Printing, a technology used to produce physical prototypes from design data at very low cost and high speed. She has also served as Director of the GSI Group, a $300 million supplier of laser-based products, and Contex Holding, a $100 million leading manufacturer of large-format scanners. She was an investor and Director of Tea Forte, a luxury brand of teas and accessories, which was sold to Sara Lee in late 2011.