Andrew Ive

Andrew has been the CEO/founder of three companies.

X-IT Products was named one of United States ‘Top 10 Start-ups in 1999’ by a top Entrepreneurial magazine. X-IT also won a ‘Business Week’ product design award for its first product sold through the retail channel. Andrew then began a data management company in Silicon Valley called OpenShelf.

Andrew has helped a number of entrepreneurs at the early stages such as Blazent Founders (real time IT intelligence) & PocketThis. Andrew has a Harvard Business School MBA and is currently on the Board of the Small Business Council (Department of Trade & Industry) focusing on Investment Readiness & Businesses in Difficulty; an advisor to an early stage teleco and is at the formative stages of developing his third company in the media space.