Matt Bellis is co-founder and President of Seikowave, a 3D imaging and analysis spinoff from the University of Kentucky’s Center for Visualization & Virtual Environments. Mr. Bellis has a BSEE and BA in Physics from Northwestern University; he has a MSEE from the University of California at Santa Barbara where his studies were focused on semiconductor lasers and optics. Mr. Bellis has extensive experience managing in large corporate environments as well as in early stage start-ups. He has developed and executed product line and division strategies and is experienced in securing funds both within a corporate environment as well as from the venture capital and investment community. Mr. Bellis has held positions in corporate strategy, marketing, sales and engineering as a manager and as an individual contributor. He has worked with most of the major consumer electronics manufacturers and numerous semiconductor fabs in implementing new technologies and new processes. He has worked and lived extensively in Asia, managed multi-lingual and cross-cultural teams, and is competent in both spoken and written Japanese.
Co-founder and President