Southern California remains a hot bed of talented people and innovative firms in biotech, life sciences and consumer electronics.
Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 18, 2013
TechCXO, a leading provider of C-Suite-level strategic and functional consulting services for technology companies, has announced it is opening a new office to serve Greater Los Angeles, including greater Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. The firm has tapped veteran operational and financial expert Paul Meyer to be the managing partner for TechCXO’s efforts here.
“Southern California remains a hot bed of talented people and innovative firms in biotech, life sciences, and consumer electronics. The entrepreneurial base here is strong with many exciting companies. Many of these firms need seasoned financial and operational advice for efficient access to target markets, attaining capital, managing cash, and generally to reach the next level. Our job is to help provide that support with a dynamic delivery model,” said Paul Meyer, TechCXO Managing Partner – Greater Los Angeles. “The TechCXO track record of accelerating companies’ growth through proven, experienced executives is a great one. It allows smaller clients access to skilled functional expertise on a project, part-time or full-time interim basis.
“The intellectual firepower of TechCXO’s national partners gives me the ability to deliver comprehensive functional and strategic support for clients,” Mr. Meyer added.
TechCXO has been included in the Inc. 500 and Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies.
Paul Meyer is an experienced finance executive with a 25-year track record in senior finance roles at start-up and Fortune 500 technology companies in Southern California. For the past six years, he has run a successful CFO consulting practice, focused on early stage to mid-market technology companies in the greater Santa Barbara and Ventura County areas.
Most recently, he has been the CFO of Cynvenio Biosystems, Inc., an early stage medical device company. He was also Interim General Manager of their plastic consumables manufacturing business, BioMolded Products LLC.
During much of his career, Paul was with Interlink Electronics, a developer of intuitive interface technologies for business and home applications, serving for sixteen years as CFO and Executive Vice President. He joined Interlink as CFO when it was a start-up with 25 employees, managed its transition through an IPO, and oversaw its growth for over 10 years as a public company to more than 200 employees worldwide, establishing offices in the US, Japan, China and Taiwan.
Paul served as a CPA with Price Waterhouse. He chairs the CFO Roundtable for the BioScience Alliance, a Life Science industry trade group. Previously, he was the Chairman of the Los Angeles chapter of TechAmerica, the largest high tech trade association in the US; establishing a CFO Roundtable for them as well. Additionally, he served as Chairman of the Central Coast MIT Enterprise Forum, a business association supporting technology growth companies in the Santa Barbara area.
Paul received a BA in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.
View Paul’s full bio at http://www.techcxo.com/partner/paul-meyer/.
TechCXO is a professional services firm that provides experienced, C-Suite professionals to deliver strategic and functional consulting services for technology companies. TechCXO helps tech companies at every stage of their growth, development and transition, including concept and early-stage tech companies to late-stage and mature technology companies. TechCXO practice areas include: Finance, Sales, Marketing, Technology, Operations, VC/Private Equity and Executive Search/HR.
With offices in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Mid-Atlantic, Research Triangle Park and San Antonio, TechCXO creates value for our clients by leveraging knowledge and experience to create options to: Invest, Reposition, Obtain Capital, Build Market Visibility, Increase Revenue, Make Acquisitions, Build Sales Channels, Enter New Markets, Develop New Products, Improve Operating Margins and Exit.
For more information about the firm, please visit http://www.techcxo.com.