Aron S. Spencer is the founder of InVenture LLC, where he helps startups transform inventions into companies. He holds a Ph.D. in Management from the University of California, Irvine, and is a professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology School of Management, where he teaches Entrepreneurship and Management of Technology & Innovation. Dr. Spencer has won awards for his research in entrepreneurship, and helped create the NJIT Center for Innovation Acceleration. He is a certified EnableVentures® Supercoach® and has been advising small businesses and startups for over 20 years, spanning industries such as IT, medical devices, healthcare, and renewable energy.