Bret Waters is an experienced Silicon Valley executive and entrepreneur. He was co-founder of Metagraphics (acquired by Linotext America), Founder of Artmachine (acquired by eMotion, now OpenText, NASDAQ:OTEX), and served as interim CEO for Stanford New Schools at Stanford University.
Bret is a regular lecturer on business strategy at Stanford University, where he teaches a popular course in the Stanford Continuing Studies program called "Getting from an Early Idea to a Real Business" (BUS-217). He also serves as an entrepreneurship mentor in the Global Social Benefit Incubator program at Santa Clara University's Graduate School of Business.
He currently serves on the board of the Stanford University School of Education, where he is active in the efforts to bring technology innovation to the field of K-12 education.
Bret holds an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
In his spare time he travels the world, in search of the perfect fish taco.
The Flock to Mobile
On Entrepreneurial Success
Tivix and the World Food Program
Lessons from MLK
Join us Jan 15th at the Entrepreneurs' Saloon
Tivix to produce new platform for the European Commission
Steve Blank on Metrics that Matter
Thoughts on the Obamacare technology glitches
Big Data Meets K-12 Education
Avoiding Train Wrecks (and delivering successful software development engagements).
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