Bridget Karlin is the Managing Director of the Internet of Things (IoT) Strategy and Integrated Products Division at Intel Corporation. She is responsible for Intel’s IoT Platform and Product Portfolio Marketing and for managing the IoT commercialization and product marketing across Intel’s silicon, software and services assets, including development of strategic business objectives, driving industry and partner alignment to deliver foundational IoT technologies for IoT solutions and services. Bridget also works closely with government agencies and organizations to influence policy and programs that leverage IoT to deliver value through business and social transformation across a global marketplace.
Bridget is an authorized spokesperson for Intel, and provides critical company updates and briefings to media, industry and financial analysts, and members of Congress. She has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, USAToday and appeared on FOX Business’ Opening Bell, TheStreet, CBS and The Deal. Bridget is a recipient of the 2016 IoT 5G Industrialists and Innovators award, the Malcolm Baldrige Software Quality award, listed in the top Fast 50 Tech CEO’s, and recipient of the BellSouth Technology Innovator award.
Prior to Intel’s IoT Group, Bridget served as the General Manager of the Intel Hybrid Cloud business, managed Intel’s Datacenter Software portfolio and has held executive management positions with CompuCom Systems Integrator, KPN/Getronics, Redleaf Venture Capital, Union Bank, and was President and co-founder of Thinque Systems. She serves on the advisory board of Zynstra, a UK cloud-based software company, and on the CTA/CES Board of Industry Leaders. Bridget brings over 25 years’ experience in building successful technology businesses and driving innovation.