Stacey Ducharme

Stacey Ducharme is Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Hoverfly Technologies. She has nearly 20 years experience as a technology entrepreneur and strategic marketing executive. She also serves as an Assistant Director in the Office of Research and Commercialization at the University of Central Florida (UCF), consulting on special projects for entrepreneurship and grant development to launch several successful local, state, and national programs in entrepreneurial development. Prior to her work with UCF, she was a Business Development Manager, Product Marketing Manager, and part of the initial startup team at Color Kinetics (acquired by Philips), a Boston based venture-backed company specializing in the design and manufacture of intelligent solid-state lighting solutions. Products under her leadership received the Roeder Award for Product Excellence, the Platinum ADEX Award for Design Excellence, and are installed in locations around the world including Times Square, Brookstone, Harrods London, and Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Voyager of the Seas. Earlier in her career she worked at ADE Corporation focusing on product engineering, marketing management, and business development in the semiconductor industry. Stacey holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Central Florida and an M.E.M./M.B.A. from the Thayer School of Engineering and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.