Mitchell Gooze

Mitchell Goozé has a broad scope of business experience ranges from operations management in established firms, to start-up and turn-around situations and mergers. A seasoned general manager, he has headed divisions of large corporations and been CEO of independent firms, always focusing the company strategy on the most important person in business . . . the customer. Mitch was president of Teledyne Components, a division of Teledyne, Inc., for five years.

As a recognized expert in innovation, Mitch has been invited to speak by business groups across the globe. His ideas have helped senior executives gain a competitive advantage in their market through an understanding of how to improve their innovation efficiency and effectiveness.

He has served as an outside director on the board of several companies. Mitch is a past member of the Board of Directors of The American Electronics Association and ASUCLA, and The Board of Advisors of the Leavy School of Business at Santa Clara University. He has been an invited guest lecturer at The Columbia University Graduate School of Business and at Stanford University.

Mitch has been an invited guest speaker and published author for over fifteen years. Mitch holds a B.S. Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and an MS and MBA from Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland.

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