Founded in 2000, IP.com is one of the most prominent intellectual property software companies in the United States. Our team comprises more than 50 individuals who possess strong communication and teamwork skills, apply innovative thinking, and generate new ideas.
Chief Executive Officer
John has more than 30 years of experience helping companies create revenue-generating solutions through innovative uses of technology and financial strategies. At IP.com, he is responsible for guiding the delivery of market disrupting solutions that help clients connect their innovation with commercialization opportunities. As CEO, John oversees the development of powerful search, discovery and analytics tools. Under his leadership, IP.com delivers exclusive digital content, analytics and professional services that enable organizations to make critical business decisions around competitive intelligence, monetization of their intellectual property, and asset management.
Prior to his role at IP.com, John was a Senior Vice President with JPMorgan Chase and The Chase Manhattan Bank. He has served on the Boards of venture capital and education institutions.
John holds an M.B.A. from Syracuse University and a B.A. from Franklin and Marshall College.
Chief Technology Officer
As Chief Technology Officer, Sam is responsible for leading the team of software engineers, scientists, and specialists. His team not only builds the suite of applications, but also manages content. Sam’s technology team created Semantic Gist®, which enables IP.com solutions, and constantly finds ways to improve the engine.
Prior to his role at IP.com, Sam was a Vice President and Chief Technology Officer with Burke Group, Inc.
Sam attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and studied Information Systems.
Senior Manager, Sales
As Senior Sales Manager, Joe is responsible for the sales and business development teams. He also supports the network of international resellers selling InnovationQ Plus in the US, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin American geographies. Prior to that, Joe served as IP.com's Manager of University and Life Science accounts, as well as Corporate Controller.
Prior to his role at IP.com, Joseph was an Assistant Controller with First Allied Corporation and a Senior Associate with EFP Rotenberg, LLP.
Joseph holds an M.B.A. from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester and a B.S. in Accounting from Nazareth College of Rochester. He is also a Certified Public Accountant in New York State.
As Director of Client Engagement, Nasreen is responsible for ensuring high customer loyalty and retention, as well as supporting and growing customer usage of IP.com software through personal engagement and leadership of a team of Client Engagement Managers.
Prior to her role at IP.com, Nasreen was a Patent Account Manager and Sales Consultant in the patent group at Thomson Reuters. She also has previous experience in corporate intellectual property at a large pharmaceutical company and startups.
Nasreen is an attorney and holds a Juris Doctor degree from Beasley School of Law at Temple University and a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Columbia University.
As Marketing Director, Caitlyn is responsible for all marketing related initiatives. This includes creation of branded materials, content, and advertisements; communication with IP.com’s audience through a variety of outlets; coordination of events, conferences, and trade shows that IP.com attends; and management of all other marketing related projects.
Prior to her role at IP.com, Caitlyn was Marketing Director for a regional certified public accounting firm, D’Arcangelo & Co., LLP.
Caitlyn holds a B.S. in Business Management with a concentration in Marketing and a minor in Communication/Journalism from St. John Fisher College.
As Chief Scientist, Wen is responsible for leading the research and development of patent analytics and valuation initiatives. She performs extensive research in pattern recognition, signal and image processing, standardized medical vocabularies, knowledge representation, information retrieval, natural language processing, machine learning, and statistical analysis.
Prior to her role at IP.com, Wen joined TextWise as Principal Researcher on an NIH-funded MEDLINK project, using natural language processing and information extraction techniques to improve search accuracy.
Wen holds a Ph.D. in Medical Informatics from the University of Giessen, an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University, and a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering and Instrumentation from Xi’an Jiaotong University.