WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Dr. Audrey Stone

Dr. Audrey Stone, CEO at Blueshift Memory In this edition of the WLI Entrepreneurial Blog, we had the pleasure of talking to Dr. Audrey Stone, CEO of Blueshift Memory, a Cambridge UK-based start-up with a new memory chip design that helps close the performance gap between processors and memory devices. By optimizing the memory architecture for more efficient handling of large data sets and time-critical data, it can enable up to 1,000 times faster memory access and zero latency, and also reduces power consumption. I know you’ll be incredibly inspired after reading this interview and learning about her semiconductor Read More

WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Dr. Audrey Stone2021-07-20T13:37:28-05:00

WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Alexandra Wright-Gladstein

Alex Wright-Gladstein, Co-Founder, Board Member & Advisor, Ayar Labs In this edition of the WLI Entrepreneurial Blog, we had the pleasure of talking to Alex Wright-Gladstein, Co-Founder, Board Member and Advisor of Ayar Labs, a company founded to drive the next phase of Moore’s Law through the use of its Optical I/0 technology.  I know you’ll be incredibly inspired after reading this interview and learning about her journey into the semiconductor industry as well as passion for climate change. Q: Tell us about your background and why you joined the industry. My passion for the environment started at age Read More

WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Alexandra Wright-Gladstein2022-05-06T16:31:43-05:00

WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Azita Yazdani

Azita Yazdani, Founder and CEO of Exergy Systems, Inc. In this edition of the WLI Entrepreneurial Blog, we had the pleasure of talking to Azita Yazdani, Founder and CEO of Exergy, a company deploying advanced technologies for circular manufacturing. Her passion regarding clean tech and environmental technology is truly inspiring! Q: Tell us about your background and why you joined the industry. I was born and raised in Iran.  My parents were both in the medical field – my dad was a surgeon and my mom a nurse. Funny enough, I realized at a very young age that medicine Read More

WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Azita Yazdani2021-01-22T12:22:49-06:00

WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Maggie Qiu

Maggie Qiu, CEO & Co-Founder of SemiDrive In this edition of the WLI Entrepreneurial Blog, we had the pleasure of talking to Maggie Qiu, Co-Founder and CEO of SemiDrive, a high-tech enterprise that focuses on high-reliability and high-performance automotive SoCs. Her passion, energy and wit made for a fun and inspiring interview! Q: Tell us about your background and why you joined the industry. When I was young, my uncle, who studied electrical engineering, was always tinkering with radios and he actually built a TV for my grandparents! At that time, not many homes had televisions, so I was Read More

WLI Entrepreneur Spotlight: Maggie Qiu2020-11-04T16:11:04-06:00