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Dr. Chris Yu (Anpac Bio)
Dr. Chris Yu (http://anpacbio.com/en/team/chris.html) is the co-founder and CEO of Anpac Bio (http://anpacbio.com/). He is a highly successful business executive, innovative engineer, and pioneering inventor, filing over 200 patent applications (and earning over 100 to date). A proven, serial entrepreneur, Dr. Yu has consistently delivered solid returns to investors (over 100X and 30X respectively in two start-up companies).
Over his 20-year career, Dr. Yu’s innovative and profitable work has spanned the fields of medical devices for cancer screening, biology (bio-membranes), signal detection, transducer design and fabrications, reagents, IC materials, and integrated circuits, among many other technologies.
Dr. Yu’s experience includes leadership in three Fortune 500 companies, including Motorola, before launching his own successful start-up companies. As Research & Development Director for one NYSE listed company, he was instrumental in building a small division into a highly successful technology company with more than $200 million in revenue, and a lucrative NSDAQ IPO. Throughout his career, the innovative high-tech products he helped develop have achieved over $3 billion in revenue to date.
06:00 PM Networking and Food
07:00 PM Fireside Chat
08:00 PM Networking
Hosted By Rich Foreman, Sacramento Director
Rich Foreman (https://www.linkedin.com/in/apptologyceo) is the founding director of the Sacramento Chapter of Startup Grind. In his day job, Rich is the CEO of Apptology (http://apptology.com/). He leads Apptology with 20 years of experience in leadership, engineering, mobile application development and sales. Rich has a BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Washington, an MPA from Troy State University and was an officer in the U.S. Navy. Rich recently co-authored his first book, “Tap into the Mobile Economy (http://www.amazon.com/Tap-into-Mobile-Economy-Appreneurs/dp/061575600X)." His blog (http://apptology.com/blog/)has been listed in the top 20 Mobile Marketing Blogs of 2014 (http://www.neonsms.ie/blog/the-top-20-mobile-marketing-blogs-of-2014/). He has been featured on KCRA3 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0iic0wGLYU&feature=youtu.be), NEWS10 (http://archive.news10.net/video/default.aspx?bctid=2328367308001), Tech AM PowerDrive (http://www.techampowerdrive.com/), SiliconIndia (http://mobile.siliconindia.com/company/apptology-catid-17-cid-306.html), the Sacramento Business Journal (http://www.bizjournals.com/sacramento/print-edition/2012/10/05/folsom-apptology-apps-small-business.html), and the Sacramento Bee (http://www.sacbee.com/2014/02/16/6160239/folsom-appreneur-rich-foreman.html).
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