Entrepreneurship

Original Software Products

  • Soeleos [Computer software]. Tallahassee, Florida: Soeleos LLC. (2013). A software product that manages university and medical facility subject pools
  • ASL placement test [Computer software]. Florida State University. (2005-2009)  This software randomly selects clips and collects the interpretation entered by students as a measure of ability.
  • Lexicon [Computer software game]. Pilot Media Inc. (2000 to 2004). Arlington Massachusetts: Adams, J. L., & Walsh, B.
  • Blackjack [Computer software game]. Pilot Media Inc. (1999 to 2003). Arlington Massachusetts: Adams, J. L. Distributed by e-Tractions
  • Test Pilot [Computer software]. Arlington Massachusetts: Pilot Media Inc. (1998 - 2001) Adams, J. L., Gledhill, J., & Bram, B. Test Pilot is an application for creating, delivering and evaluating electronic tests and quizzes. Version 1 and version II shipped through Educational Resources (the largest educational software provider in the United States). Test Pilot was also included in several commercial products, including The Princeton Review's The Inside Line; The Learning Company's Reprint Ready and Houghton Mifflin's @ History.
  • Salon Pilot [Computer software]. Arlington Massachusetts: Pilot Media Inc. (1997). This software is a Point-of-Sales system developed for salons and beauty care industry. Salon Pilot was used by several stores during a trial period. Salon Pilot was not commercially distributed.

 

Advisory Board Memberships

  • National 3 Day Startup Council (2014–2015).
  • FSU Entrepreneur-in-Residence Council (reports to the Provost)
  • REEF - Roundtable of Entrepreneurship Educators of Florida.
  • Board of Directors, VP Technology, The Dandi Awards, hosted annually by e2e connect, L.L.C., (2014).
  • FSU InNOLEvation Challenge Advisory Board (June 2012 - June 2013).
  • FSU InNOLEvation Accelerator Advisory Board (June 2012 - June 2013).
  • Board of Directors, VP Technology, The Dandi Awards, hosted annually by e2e connect, L.L.C., (2013).
  • Digitech advisory committee 2013 (2012–2013).
  • Board of Directors, VP Technology, The Dandi Awards, hosted annually by e2e connect, L.L.C., (2012).
  • Digitech 2012 (2011–2012).
  • Technical Advisor, Center for International Studies in Educational Research and Development (CISERD), the Florida Center for Reading Research (FCRR), and the Florida Center for Research in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (FCR-STEM), (June 2011 - June 2012)
  • Board of Directors, VP Technology, The Dandi Awards, hosted annually by e2e connect, L.L.C., (2011).
  • Associate director, College of Communication and Information Project management Center, (January 2007 - January 2008)

 

Event Organizer/Project Leader/Fund Raiser

  • Lean Startup Model competition (2015). Mentor. Hosted by Domi Station.
  • Startup Quest, Career Source -- Capital Region (2015), mentor. Sponsored by Workforce Florida.
  • FSU 3 Day Startup (November 2014 - November 2014)
  • FSU 3 Day Startup (March 2014 - March 2014).
  • FSU 3 Day Startup (March 2012 - March 2012).
  • Startup Round, Startup Round (2010–2012), Co-organizer and Mentor.
  • Startup Weekend Tallahassee, Startup Weekend Tallahassee (2011) -- Organizer and mentor.
  • Silicon Tally was an effort to build an art tech hub located in Railroad Square (2011) --Board Member / web developer.

 

Entrepreneurship Event Judge and/or Mentor

  • Mentor, Domi Station (a local small business incubator (August 2013 - )
  • Judge, Social Entrepreneur Challenge, (November 2013 - November 2013)
  • Judge, FSU / The Jim Moran Institute InNOLEvation Challenge, (February 2013 - April 2013)
  • Judge and Mentor, Retaining Engineers through Research Entrepreneurship and Advanced-Materials Training (RETREAT) (2013).
  • Judge, Digitech 2013. Johnston Building; The Florida State University: The Florida State University (2013).
  • Judge & mentor, Business plan competition Center for Veteran Outreach / Entrepreneurship Boot camp for Veterans Families (EBV-F), (February 2013 - February 2013)
  • Judge, Elevator Pitch / business idea presentation competition, Leon County Research Development Authority (2012).
  • Judge and Mentor, Retaining Engineers through Research Entrepreneurship and Advanced-Materials Training (RETREAT) (2012).
  • Mentor for the Progressive luncheon, The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, (November 2012 - November 2012)
  • Judge / Engipreneurship Business Plan Competition, The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship (2012).
  • Judge & mentor, Business plan competition Center for Veteran Outreach / Entrepreneurship Boot camp for Veterans Families (EBV-F), (April 2012 - April 2012)
  • Judge & mentor, Business plan competition Center for Veteran Outreach / Entrepreneurship Boot camp for Veterans Families (EBV-F), (June 2012 - June 2012).
  • Judge / Engipreneurship Business Plan Competition, The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, (August 2012 - August 2012).
  • Mentor, 3 Day Startup – Santa Fe College with The University of Florida (2011).

 

Other Events

  • Fulbright Scholar,Thailand (2015). My project mission was to promote ICT entrepreneurship throughout Northeastern Thailand.
  • Invited Speaker, FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Engineering Entrepreneurship Kickoff, (April 2013 - April 2013)
  • Life sciences faculty commercialization roundtables (October 2012 - October 2012). how technologies get funded by Big-Pharma and to discuss funding mechanisms for Start-ups and how the FICPR can provide mentoring for the NSF I-Corps.
  • Life sciences faculty commercialization roundtables (May 2012 - May 2012). What Type of Preclinical Data is Most Useful to Companies Willing to Commercialize Early Stage Research Results?
  • Life sciences faculty commercialization roundtables, (November 2011 - November 2011).
  • Entrepreneurial Excellence Program, Class 2. A certificate program offered through the Tallahassee Economic Development Council.(2011)
  • Consultant to small business competitors, The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, (September 2011 - May 2012)
  • e-Week Assistant, The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, (November 2011 - November 2011)
  • Technology & Policy division and Visual Communication competition. Fountainebleau Hilton Resort and Towers, Maimi, Florida: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (2002).