Mary JesseFounder, CEO, and Chair, Ivycorp
Mary Jesse is a renowned wireless industry expert who frequently speaks on issues related to mobility, technology, business, and entrepreneurship. She is currently the founder, CEO, and chair of Ivycorp, the developer of Ivytalk, an enterprise-grade group messaging platform.
Previously, Mary was co-founder and CTO of RadioFrame Networks, a developer and supplier of radio access solutions for mobile network operators; vice president of Technology Development for AT&T Wireless; and vice president of Strategic Technology at McCaw Cellular Communications. Mary is a licensed Professional Electrical Engineer, holds bachelor's and master's degrees in Electrical Engineering, and has authored more than a dozen patents.
Mary is passionate about the use of technology to improve the world, supporting women in business, and supporting all students in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). She is a board member for the Northwest Entrepreneur Network, an advisory board member for the University of Washington Bothell College of STEM, and a founding member of Executive Women in Technology for the Washington Technology Industry Association.