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Maria Karaivanova

Foster School of Business
University of Washington
Box: N/A
Seattle, WA 98195

Maria Karaivanova

Lecturer of Marketing


MBA Harvard University (2009)
BSBA Saint Louis University (2003)

Academic Expertise

technology and innovation strategy
venture capital

Positions Held

Principal, Madrona Venture Group, 2017-Present
Board Member, Eclypsium Inc., 2018-Present
Senior Executive & Head of Business Development, Cloudfare Inc., 2012-2017
Intel Capital Investor, Intel Corporation, 2010-2012
Business Development & Licensing Manager, The Boeing Company, 2005-2007

Courses Taught

Pitching: Persuasion, PR, Public Speaking