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Ms. Dragana Djuricic Mendel, MBA, MCS

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BusinessMarketingProduct DevelopmentstartupsstartupsLeadershipManagementAnalysisStrategyBusiness DevelopmentEntrepreneurshipTelecommunicationsTeam LeadershipBusiness AnalysisManagement ConsultingBusiness StrategyData AnalysisMarket ResearchMarketing CommunicationsBusiness PlanningBusiness Process ImprovementFinancial ModelingProcess ImprovementStrategic PlanningStrategic PartnershipsProduct ManagementCompetitive AnalysisExecutive ManagementConsultingCross-functional Team LeadershipMarket Analysis

Business Growth Consultant for Startups & Small Businesses at ANAGARD, LLC

Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina AreaManagement Consulting
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  • President, Principal Consultant @ ANAGARD, LLC

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Dragana Mendel, a management consultant and a founder of ANAGARD, LLC, works with startups to develop their technology commercialization pathway, and with small business owners to develop their growth strategy.

She has over eighteen years of experience in launching new high-tech products to the market with a specialization in software, IT, clean tech and telecom sectors. She works with executive management to identify the best market segment for a startup to enter the market, grow, or pivot, and then she develops a comprehensive business plan and strategy.

Prior to founding ANAGARD, LLC, Dragana has been in charge of corporate and business development for a number of emerging growth high tech startups (renewable fuels, renewable chemicals, LED lighting, digital signal processing, small wind turbines).

Previously, she has been working for 15 years as a product manager and software engineer for IBM and Alcatel-Lucent. She honed her new product development skills with these multinational corporations where she was instrumental in successfully launching dozen of new software, IT and telecom solutions to the market.

Dragana has an MBA and MS in Computer Science.

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