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Edward Balocating

Director, Smart Region Initiative

Ed Balocating headshot Ed Balocating came to Joint Venture in 2018 to head the Smart Region subgroup of our Civic Technology Initiative. He brings 20 years of experience in hardware engineering and field applications engineering expertise, working with customers and vendors in numerous markets including telecom, consumer, medical, automotive and industrial. He has experience in design, sales and business development and has held previous positions with Senet, Semtech, Cymbet Corporation, Bourns, Inc. and Fultec Semiconductor.

In the past three years, Ed has been working in the wireless field as a solutions architect to help clients in niche markets using low-power wide area networks. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and a Master’s in electrical engineering from San Jose State University.

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