BLAKE STEVENS Ph.D.
Mr. Stevens is a Senior Associate of Harris & Harris Group and has served as Vice President since January of 2014. He is a director of TARA Biosystems, Inc., a Harris & Harris Group portfolio company. From September 2010 to December 2012 he acted as the Director of Research & Development and then the Senior Director of Product Realization and Intellectual Property at HzO, Inc., a Harris & Harris Group portfolio company that is commercializing a thin film water protection coating for electronics. Over his two years at HzO, Blake helped grow the team from 7 to 70+. He was graduated from Northwestern University (Ph.D. in Materials Science & Engineering), Kellogg Business School (Certificate in Management for Scientists and Engineers) and Cornell University (B.Sc. cum laude with honors, Materials Science & Engineering).