Avery Lu, is Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Palo Alto Scientific, Inc., a wearable tech company whose disruptive profileMyRun™ smartphone app + shoeSensor™ system enables runners to improve their running technique in real time leveraging the company's patented forceSense™ & machine-learned app technologies. The company's goal is to "Bring Sports Science to Everyone" integrating Sports Science, Data Analytics, Wearable Technology and the IoT.
Mr. Lu also serves as an advisor to early stage IoT & wearable technology startups, an Entrepreneur-in-Residence for F50 - a co-investment platform for startup founders and investors and has organized large industry symposiums, keynoted at various conferences, and been quoted in market research reports on IoT & Wearables.
Avery has 20 years of experience in Silicon Valley's high tech/semiconductor industries, in various roles of Business Development, Segment Marketing, Product Marketing, Global Account Management & Field Applications Engineering for companies like NXP, Infineon & Toshiba, responsible for Digital, Analog & Mixed-signal technologies in the following vertical markets: mobile, tablet, consumer electronics, computing, industrial, automotive & medical.
Mr. Lu serves as BoD for CASPA (Chinese American Semiconductor Professional Association) and is this year's Executive Director of Business Development & Entrepreneurship, Chair of IEEE Consumer Electronics Society in Silicon Valley & BoD for Santa Clara University Alumni Association Board.
Avery holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Santa Clara University and a Marketing Management Certificate from the University of California at Santa Cruz.