Principals

April 20th, 2015
by cirrex

Wach Cirrex 3Michael L. Wach

  • 48 issued US patents plus numerous pending applications and issued foreign patents
  • Prior to attracting venture capital, made and sold optical products to Fortune 50
  • Raised ~ $20M from Lucent and others to commercialize his optical inventions
  • Registered patent agent
  • Multiple awards, including Coulter Award for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelors and Masters degrees in Electrical Engineering from Ga. Tech
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate Program at Stanford University

Joseph T. (Jody) Dyer

  • 40+ years of hands-on business and technology management experience
  • Active in technology investments, both raising capital and investing in technologyDyer Cirrex
  • Served in management and board positions in public and private companies
  • Bachelor of Industrial Engineering and Masters in Computer Science from Ga. Tech
  • MBA from Harvard
  • Member of Ga. Tech Industrial Engineering Hall of Fame
  • Inventor
  • Involved in multiple patent licensing programs, both as an investor and manager