11/26/2012 1:23PM EDT
As the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network expands into other regions, Sheryl Waddell has taken on the role of Replication Program Manager.
Formally, Sheryl was the Program Manager of the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network in the RTP region and has over 20 years of experience working with education, business and government leaders to create and implement successful programs.
Before joining the team, Sheryl was Executive Manager of Strategy and Contracts for Intergraph, the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software, where she lead the Pre-Sales Operations team focusing on opportunity capture analysis, proposal development and contract execution.
Sheryl began her career as an entrepreneur, co-founding a wireless data communication company, Padcom, Inc. She held numerous leadership roles at Padcom including Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Director of Business Development where she was instrumental in the development and implementation of the sales and marketing framework leading to the company’s success and eventual merger with a leading data communication company, NetMotion. Sheryl holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Virginia Wesleyan College.