Phoenix Arizona Based Investor and Thought Leader Francine Hardaway Ph.D, Joins Lannister Holdings Advisory Board.
Dr. Hardaway began a 12-month term as of July 16, 2018.
Francine Hardaway, PhD., serial entrepreneur, angel investor, coach and mentor, is a co-founder of Stealthmode Partners, an accelerator for growth companies in Arizona and the Bay Area. Her expertise is in bringing tech products to market and creating sustainable businesses.
She began her first company in 1980. In 1996, that company was acquired by Intel, where she was Director of Worldwide Press Relations for the Computing Enhancement Group. She left Intel to found Stealthmode in 1999, and has been heavily involved in Arizona’s emergence as a technology hub.
She also founded the Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship Foundation (OTEF), which provides entrepreneurship skills and resiliency training to underserved populations. From 2000-2008, OTEF presented the Arizona Entrepreneurship Conferences, statewide events to bring the tech community together and bring others from outside to see what was happening in Arizona.
As a civic entrepreneur. Hardaway was also founding member of Social Media Club, AzTechCouncil, Greater Arizona E-Learning Association, and Startup Digest. She has also served as an Adjunct Professor of Digital Media Entrepreneurship at Arizona State University and a mentor to several of the university’s entrepreneurship programs.
A prolific writer, she has written about technology entrepreneurship and health care for Huffpo, Fast Company, Business Insider, and Phoenix Business Journal. Her current interests are in artificial intelligence, IOT, and blockchain, where she was an early BItcoin and Ethereum investor.
Francine is a graduate of Cornell, Columbia, and Syracuse Universities.
I have been lucky enough to know Francine for several years now and she is quite simply an awesome person. She is not only one of the smartest and most engaging people I know but she is also incredibly passionate about mentoring new generations of entrepreneurs. Francines writing, blogging, speaking and mentorship add fantastic value to the worlds entrepreneurs and we are lucky to have her as an Advisory Board Member. Joseph Snyder, CEO
About Lannister Holdings
No Borders, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiary Lannister Holdings, Inc.s mission is to develop, acquire and market revolutionary cutting-edge technologies for both internal use cases as well as client applications around the globe. Through the trade name Lannister Development, Lannister offers full scope software development, integration and consulting services to clients in verticals such as Energy, Fintech, Manufacturing, Logistics, Real Estate and more. Lannister operates with a core belief that a decentralized, consultative, agile development structure and company culture affords Lannister a unique and powerful value proposition to stakeholders as well as an incredibly compelling offering to clients who wish to obtain impactful cutting edge technologies that can provide operational cost savings, risk mitigation and valuable intellectual property within their respective business segments. Lannister Development operates with a top of mind focus on multi-faceted value creation that allows us to provide ourselves and our clients with not only the valuable results of deploying these technologies but also with a focus on the pieces and processes that can be filed and secured with intellectual property filings both in the US and globally.