Michelle Bazargan, Business Innovation Strategist, Align Innovations, TED Speaker, has a strong commitment to motivating and inspiring, which led to her speaking at Ted Talk Boca Raton on “The Value of Deep Human Connection in a High Tech World.” She also presented at the Chief Innovation Officer Summit “Driving Innovation in a Large Diverse Enterprise” and has spoken at various schools and coding camps to encourage careers in STEM. As a leader, she thrives on bringing unique, creative and passionate people together to develop game changer ideas, execute and impact the bottom line.
Michelle is a member and content contributor for Forbes Technology Council, Huffington Post, Business Insider, Women Technology International and Founders Institute.
As an immigrant from war, Michelle built a foundation of perseverance, resiliency, and dedication. She attributes this experience to what enabled her at a young age to build a technology company hat was sold in the dotcom era. The experience has instilled in her a natural thought process to always explore the possibilities, seek the “what ifs” and ultimately find a better way of doing things.
“I have a natural entrepreneurial spirit, curiosity, and drive to get things done,” she says.
Michelle is a strategic and passionate leader who works with teams to align business, technology and innovation strategies to drive conscious re-investments, increase revenue, reduce complexities, and increase agility and delivery.
Her unique blend of expertise results from her experience in various leadership roles at several technology start-ups and large complex enterprise organizations. She is experienced in Innovation, R&D, Product Strategy, Digital Transformation, Digital Marketing, Commerce, Strategic Alliances, Program Management and delivering several multi-million-dollar projects across many verticals.