Mary has an extensive background in marketing and business development with a concentration in advertising technology. A University of Texas Advertising alumni, she began her career working for advertising technology firms in Shanghai and New York City. Her most recent position as VP, Executive Digital Producer at Joystick Interactive gave her the opportunity to grow with a small agency, scale their operations to global markets, and help execute an exit strategy resulting in the company’s successful acquisition in 2018. Energized by the fast paced nature of high growth companies, Mary is now focusing her efforts on working with early stage startups specifically in the health tech sector. Mary is currently a full time MBA candidate at the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. Through Enventure, Mary has become an active member of the healthcare innovation ecosystem in Houston. Mary has most recently worked with Proxima Clinical Research as an ENRICH Project Manager to help build a foundation for Proxima’s 2019 digital marketing strategies.