Enjoys being the first business person @newco, growing a company
Robin Jones has broad experience in the mobile and semiconductor industries, including founding and serving as an executive at startups, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital investment, strategic planning and project management.
She most recently was Chief Operating Officer of Geoloqi, which was acquired in September 2012 by Esri, and she has just been tapped to head a new business unit at the company focused on bringing the power of Esri's GIS tools to the application developer market.
ran the wireless streaming audio business for Avnera
, a Beaverton-based venture-backed fabless semiconductor company.
As co-founder and VP of Business Development at FonJax, she led all the company's financing and early sales and partnership activities, eventually selling the company to Keynote Systems and returning ~2.5X capital to its investors.
Prior to her own startups, she directed business development for top companies such as Freescale Semiconductor's Wireless and Mobile Systems Group and led Motorola Ventures out of Silicon Valley.
first job out of school was with Motorola
Lexicus Division, where she
was project manager for several advanced wireless communications devices for international markets, including the first smartphone for Greater China.
Robin earned her MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and a BS from Stanford University.
Now that you've met Robin
, why not introduce yourself to Portland?