We are a virtual
organization of professionals who are full-time partners in our practices.
Our competence is based on years of industry experience in General Management,
Marketing, Business Development, Operations, Finance, Public Policy
and Venture Capital. Many of our professionals have had recent multi-disciplinary
responsibility in most of these competencies.
Sears is a Principal of the Reticle Group. He has worked
with corporations, international standards committees, trade organizations,
educational institutions and government bodies. Michael has served
on the Board of Directors of several technology corporations and
charitable organizations. He spent four years as general manager
in two public technology companies, has served as a corporate officer
at Spyglass, Inc., and he was with Sun Microsystems for more than
6 years with progressive responsibilities leading to an executive
Directly after graduate
school, Michael served as a Venture Capitalist with a prestigious Sand
Hill firm. Michael has been involved with technology businesses since
the early 1980s, beginning his career as an engineer in aerospace.
He graduated from the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, and
he holds both a Juris Doctorate and an MBA from Stanford University.