Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship
GSIA - Tepper School of Business - Room 102
AREA OF EXPERTISE
Razi Imam is an accomplished, award winning innovator, entrepreneur, and author. He has experience and knowledge of successfully innovating products and services, launching them in competitive markets, and building world-class high-performance teams. He has recently founded 113 Industries that drives the successful commercialization and adoption of discoveries coming out of research universities, federal labs, and research driven enterprises by mid market and Fortune 500 companies looking to introduce new products. In recognition of his entrepreneurial success, Carnegie Science Foundation has presented Razi with their prestigious award honoring innovation in Science and Technology.
He is also the founder of Landslide Technologies, a sales process software company recognized as the top 100 private companies by AlwaysOn. Landslide has received wide acclaim from customers, analysts as an innovator in the SaaS industry. Based on his innovative strategies Landslide has been named ‘visionary’ three years in row by the leading analyst firm – The Gartner Group.
Imam’s career spans working in Fortune 500 companies to being part of three successful startups. He has successfully launched and re-launched companies by defining their product and market strategies, repositioning them in the face of economic downturn, defining new product categories, and establishing them as the leader in their space.
Razi lives in Pittsburgh with his wife, and two daughters.
COMMERCLZN & INNOVTN (70438)
2014 Section: A
OPEN INNOVATION (70393)
2013 Section: A3
Open Innovation (70393)
2012 Mini 3 Section: A3