Vice President and General Manager, RocketX
Michele McConomy is the Vice President and General Manager of RocketX, the corporate innovation program at RocketSpace, the world's largest startup technology campus located in San Francisco. Michele and her team drive open innovation between large corporate brands and global tech startups. Michele leads an expert team specialized in driving corporate partners to learn about, work with, or work like the startup community, working with global corporate partners such as Pfizer, Royal Bank of Scotland, Lufthansa, ABInBev, Schneider Electric, Axel Springer, Accenture, Pearson, British Airways, Microsoft and others. Prior to joining RocketSpace, Michele was the Vice President of U.S. Business Services at Mindjet. Her experience also includes a diverse consulting background in both strategic and operational consulting.
About RocketSpace and RocketX
RocketSpace is a technology start-up accelerator campus located in the heart of San Francisco. At RocketSpace, we connect tech startups, global brands, accelerator programs, and entrepreneurs to bring the future to market. We believe that you’re a product of your environment. RocketSpace surrounds its members with a perfect ecosystem of resources that they need to accelerate their growth including unique access to corporate brands, venture capital, partnerships, speakers, mentoring, and talent. RocketX is an open innovation consultancy in San Franciscoo. We help brands understand how startups work, how to work with them, and how to work like them.