Laura Gingher · Operations

Laura is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of Sparkfactor Design. She manages the development, implementation, and improvement of the systems that make the office run smoothly. She has the dual role of keeping our clients happy and keeping our team happy. The buck stops with her. Laura’s primary concern is great operations and operations improvement. If you have a need she can probably figure out how to address it.

Previously Laura was the GM of a software development company and COO of a medical device company, and she ran two successful businesses of her own.

Laura attended San Jose State University for studies in business administration and administration of justice.

experience: Operations Manager at RTI
Reconstructive Technologies, Inc. designed, developed, and manufactured medical devices for the surgical treatment of lost or damaged skin. Laura was recommended for this position by a member of the Board to facilitate growth and help commercialize the companies patented goals as well as oversee the business operations and laboratory functions.
General Manager - Oceania
Recruited by the President of this newly developed software corporation, Laura’s role as General Manager was to set up US Operations for this new corporation. It was my responsibility to merge two international offices with US Operation and form Corporate Headquarters in Palo Alto. Oceania had doubled in size in thirteen months, with 3 international offices in Asia Pacific and Northern Europe.
COO – X-mine
X-MINE was a computational genomics company focused on delivering therapeutic targets and molecular diagnostics to the pharmaceutical and diagnostics industries. Recruited by the CEO, my position as Chief Operations Officer was to create and implement all business operations of the new corporation.
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