Stacy Swider

Director, SBIR Center of Excellence at UMass Lowell Research Institute
My team helps high-tech startups get money, by coaching them through non-dilutive Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR/STTR) applications and awards.Mentor: MassChallenge Boston, AF Techstars, Greentown Labs, MassMedic, Cleantech Open, Plug n Play 
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Richard Carlin

Naval Accelerator
Over 40 years experience in scientific research spanning academia, industry and government. Extensive experience in the defense research community, including over 12 years as the Department Head for Sea Warfare and Weapons that required both strategic and tactical planning of programs that address Naval S&T requirements across a breadth of…
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Stacy Swider

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants and contracts, startups, business development, applied physics, nuclear detection, crystalline materials
Stacy is the Director of the UMLRI SBIR Center of Excellence. She helps small high-tech firms get non-dilutive money (awards) from federal grants and contracts (SBIRs and STTRs). She has 25 years' experience in applied physics and small business. She has a degree in materials science and engineering from MIT.
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Charlie Hipwood

Early stage venture investor, founder, and executive with 20+ years of experience in venture capital and private equity (MassVentures, STAG Capital), technology start-ups (founded Fluent Fintech, and AI Exchange) and established corporations (JP Morgan and Level 3 Communications). I specialize in venture investing, working with entrepreneurs and senior management as…
President and CEO at MassVentures. Board member or observer at Armored Things, Fairmarkit, Jebbit, Spiro, Content Raven, Unstack, Labviva, ClearGov, BoardonTrack, and MMT. Other portfolio companies include Ginkgo Bioworks, Inside Tracker, and Prolific Works. MassVentures is a venture capital firm focused on fueling the Massachusetts innovation economy by funding early-stage,…
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Buck Crowley

Product Designer, engineered for manufacturing and Marketing to eager prospects. Specialize in Breakthrough new innovations and solutions to impossible problems. Many award-winning products based on my 75+ US patents Many company's' flagship product,
Please See Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/in/buckautomation/
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