“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” —African Proverb
JEROME FERGUSON, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Drones), Driverless Vehicles, and Robotics.
Jerome comes to the Honeycomb Digital advisory table as former Director of Advanced Technologies at United Parcel Service and notably the founder of UPS Flight Forward, a wholly owned subsidiary of UPS focused on drone delivery. UPS Flight forward was formally launched in July 2019, and on October 1, 2019, it became the first company to receive the Federal Aviation Administration’s full Part 135 Standard certification, allowing the company to operate an unlimited remote-controlled drone delivery network in the United States.
TODD ALEXANDER, Retail & Brand Stories
Watch Todd automatically morph into a brand evangelist each and every time he touches a brand. With decades of experience in the creative and branding industry, Todd has impacted many of the top retail brands in the US, and has an innate understanding of what it takes to uncover the compelling brand stories that resonate with audiences. Throughout his career, Todd has been driven by an intense curiosity about brands, people, and the changes in media and technology relationships that exist between them. He has a wealth of insights into companies, their cultures, their products, and the critical importance of telling their stories in a way that connects with audiences.
GLEN COURTRIGHT, BioTech & Commercialization
Glen has 30 years of combined experience in technology and business. He has a successful background as both an entrepreneur and a thought leader in the technology and biotech industries, as well as in telecommunications. Glen served as the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of EnviroFlight, where he led the company through successful technology development, industrial startup, product development and commercialization, and a series of funding rounds, including the sale of the company to Intrexon and the subsequent establishment of a joint venture with Darling Ingredients. Prior to founding EnviroFlight in 2009, Glen held various leadership positions at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC). He is also a veteran of both the US Navy and US Air Force.
PAUL GETCHEL, Private Cloud Data Infrastructure Architect
Paul, a systems architect, had been a master distributor for Dell and a manufacturer of custom data storage systems for almost twenty years and has designed end-to-end technology workflows for motion picture studios, film archives, universities and government clients for more than twenty years.