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Merle Sprinzen

Advisor Greater New York City Area, US

Advisory Board member, TowerCare Technologies and Advisory Board member, Chromis Fiberoptics. Harvard grad.

Advisory Board member, TowerCare Technologies and Advisory Board member, Chromis Fiberoptics. Harvard grad.

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Involved In

Advisor

Numerous start-ups
TowerCare Technologies
Chromis Fiberoptics
numerous Fortune 500 companies

Positions

Advisory Board member TowerCare Technologies August 2009 - present
Advisory Board member Chromis Fiberoptics May 2008 - present
President Sprinzen Associates 2007 - present
Investor Golden Seeds 2007 - present
Managing Principal Zyman Group 2006 - 2007
Executive Director, Market Strategy and Client Acquisition KPMG 2002 - 2006
Chief Marketing Officer Sapient 2000 - 2001
Three global marketing director positions Accenture 1995 - 2000
Director of Marketing - Institutional Investor Magazine ABC 33/40 1990 - 1991
Various market research director positions Time Warner Inc. 1982 - 1990
Management Consultant Bell Labs 1981 - 1982

Education

Harvard University Sociology and Social Psychology 1976 - 1981
Oberlin College Sociology 1972 - 1976

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Advertising
  • • Small Businesses
  • • Commerce
  • • Healthcare
  • • Media
  • • Payments
  • • Medical Devices
  • • Content

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Joanne Lang ACMA/CGMA, NPDP
We worked together  •  CEO & CoFounder, AboutOne. Previously Go-To-Market [Cloud], SAP.
Merle has a wide range of experience, not only in marketing but in lateral thinking about problems that need to be solved. She is kind but ... honest in her feedback and this is what you need as an entrepreneur.
Patricia Gottesman
They're my friends  •  Corporate Director (Audit, Nominating/Governance), Rentrak (NASDAQ:RENT).
Merle and I met through the Golden Seeds Angels Group over five years ago and worked together in evaluating seed funding applications from s ... tart-ups. Merle's focused intelligence added tremendous value to every conversation. She has enjoyed a serious career in executive management and strategic and brand marketing--and her generosity and grace in sharing her time with start-up founders vouches for her strength of character. Any entrepreneur seeking advice and perspective from Merle will be in the very best hands and will reap rewards from her advice in execution.
David Beatty
We worked together  •  Vice President, ProSeeder technologies, LLC and Managing Director, Golden Seeds.
Merle is always able to identify and speak clearly about the market, is there one, what drives it, can it captured. A great thinker to hav ... e on any team
Jules Pieri
We worked together  •  Entrepreneur in Residence, Harvard Business School and Co-founder and CEO, The Grommet. Harvard Business School grad.
Merle saw my business in its infancy and was one of the first people to advise and appreciate on core brand execution issues.

David Beatty
We worked together  •  Vice President, ProSeeder technologies, LLC and Managing Director, Golden Seeds.
David is an entrepreneur's entrepreneur. He's been both a serial entrepreneur and investor, and actively coaches/mentors start-up teams to ... focus on the strategies and activities that matter. David brings that rare gift of warmth and camaraderie to his interactions, which make working with him such a delight.