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Xconomy Talks with UW Tech Transfer Head Linden Rhoads

University of Washington Office of Technology TransferSix months after Linden Rhoads took the reins as Vice Provost at UW Tech Transfer, Xconomy Seattle reporter Luke Timmerman has done a two-part interview with her to find out what’s been accomplished so far and what lies on the road ahead.

UW CSE professor Ed Lazowska had this to say about the Rhoads era at Tech Transfer:

There’s been a dramatic change since Linden’s arrival. The tech transfer officers are crawling all over our building working with students and faculty. An Entrepreneur-in-Residence program has been started. Janis Machala, an incredibly experienced and well-connected startup “coach” who many of our previous startups have worked with, has been brought on-staff. It’s like night and day.

Read part 1 and  part 2 of the full article.

February 11, 2009