Mary Jesse

CEO, Hexagon Blue LLC

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Seattle

Stream: Manufacturing

Mary Jesse leads the AI Strategy and Technology consulting group, Hexagon Blue LLC, focused on solving impactful and complex business and technology issues using AI. She also currently serves as Chairman of the Board for MTI, a global security hardware and services company, and as a Senior Mentor for the Creative Destruction Lab, whose mission is to enhance the commercialization of science for the betterment of humankind. Ms. Jesse has an extensive background as an innovative business leader and operational expert with 35 years of experience developing, commercializing, delivering, and supporting technology-driven products, services, and companies. She has served as CEO, CTO, COO, CSO, VP, board director, board chair, founder, consultant, and advisor for private and public companies across a variety of industries. A licensed Professional Engineer, P.E., Ms. Jesse holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering, and nineteen patents. She is a frequent advisor, speaker and writer on technology, sustainability, and diversity, and is committed to supporting underserved populations in STEM, technology, and business.