Jeanette Cajide is VP of Corporate Development for Dialexa, an innovation-focused design and engineering firm. Most recently she helped launch Dialexa Labs, Dialexa's internal start-up incubator. The first company to launch out of Labs in 2014 was Vinli, an Internet of Things platform for your car. Jeanette is also a cofounder of the Levant International Startup Association (“LISA”).
Jeanette was a co-founder of Blurtt, an iPhone app that helped people create anonymous visual statements. Prior to Blurtt, Jeanette was a Manager at Accenture tasked with helping the firm build new business models. Jeanette also spent several years on Wall Street in the investment banking program at Merrill Lynch. She also worked at Goldman Sachs in the Special Situations Group.
She has a Master in Public Administration from Harvard University, a Master in Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and a Bachelor of Journalism in Public Relations from the University of Texas at Austin. Jeanette is contributing writer for The Huffington Post and TechCrunch.