Manny Teran has spent the last 20 years pursuing his passion in helping others grow their businesses and develop their professional careers. As an award-winning business leader and entrepreneur - with expertise in areas of innovation, rapid technology development, sales, and marketing - Teran is recognized for bringing unique and contemporary insights to launch hundreds of successful commercialization projects, support the growth of established enterprises, and help numerous startups achieve sustainable revenues. Teran is currently the founder and CEO of SaiOx, a company that manufactures medical devices, enabling people with lung disease to breathe more easily; and CEO of Infrared Labs, a 56 year old technology company enabling astronomers and semiconductor scientists to solve more problems. Teran is also managing partner at Spark Partners, a firm that develops business leaders to create sustainable business success. With his partner, Adam Hartung - a world-renowned expert in disruptive innovation - Teran has been able to create over $3 billion in value for their clients and their companies.