Who Inspire Us
has over 20 years of experience managing leading edge technologies
and high-growth businesses, including the role of Vice President
of Engineering for Palm Computing, Inc. Presently, she works with
early stage companies in advisory or consultative capacities, providing
product development management, intellectual property, and business
roles include Director for Inferscape, who is developing advanced
personalization solutions for E-commerce; Advisor to Gazoo, a business-to-business
e-commerce start-up; Advisor to LogiGear, a full service software
quality engineering firm that provides testing expertise and resources
to software development organizations; and Intellectual Property
Consultant to iScribe, Inc., who is eliminating inefficiencies in
the healthcare system through the development of a pocket-sized,
wireless systems that automate the process of prescribing drugs,
capturing charges and ordering laboratory tests.
President of Engineering for Palm Computing, Inc. she managed and
directed all hardware and software design, development, testing,
and release for the Palm product family, from PalmPilots through
the Palm VII, their peripherals, system and applications software,
and developer tools. As a member of Palm’s executive team, Cauwet
helped grow the business from $1M in annual revenues to over $500M
in less than three years.
Cauwet held positions as Director on the Board of Sharedata, Inc.,
the market leader in equity compensation software, until its sale
to E*Trade; Director of Engineering at Sun Microsystems, Inc., where
she managed work on software that became Java; Directors of Information
Systems, Operations and Software at 3Com; and Software Development
Manager at Apple Computer where she managed and developed software
for the Lisa Personal Office System.
Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science degrees in Computer Science
from the University of California at Los Angeles.