Patricia Cotswold, PhD
2104 Maple Street Menlo Park, CA 94027 650.555.2938 [H] 650.555.1928 [C] email@example.com
R&D and PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT TECHNOLOGY TEAM LEADER
Innovation Growth Leading Edge Technology
Accomplished scientist and inventor with 16 patents and 45 publications, engineer, engineering manager, chief technology officer, technology managing executive, and company founder focusing on commercial ion sources and semiconductor process technology. Significant company contributor with broad range of management/technology skills applicable to innovating and growing a single start-up technology company or developing new entity within corporate technology structure.
Leadership & Team Building
BUSINESS PLAN GENERATION and MARKETING
Wrote initial business plan for IonSorcerer, Inc.
Played key role in fund-raising activities; negotiated contracts with strategic partners, OEMs, and
Generated marketing plans, product specifications, and printed materials.
Collaborated with design firm to generate corporate-identity package.
Delivered dozens of presentations to prospective customers and participated in many trade shows
RESEARCH and DEVELOPMENT
Created and headed IonSorcerer’s R&D and Engineering organizations.
Invented and headed development of all core technologies, including ion implantation equipment,
semiconductor process applications, and use of proprietary doping materials and chemicals.
Defined, negotiated, and managed execution of product-development programs with OEM partners.
Managed daily operations across most engineering, product development, product marketing, and manufacturing disciplines.
Served on Board of Directors; prepared Board packages and quarterly reports.
Developed planning tools, department budgets, and business processes with executive management team.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
Managed all IP activities, including patent strategy, filing, technology roadmap planning, and
Oversaw prosecution of some 85 patent applications in five countries with three outside legal firms.
Personally authored 35+ patent applications, of which 20 are issued in US and 9 in foreign countries.