Known as the father of HP’s InkJet technology, Frank Cloutier built several landmark businesses for Hewlett Packard over his 30 years at the firm. He is now bringing those same skills to his own businesses. He identifies promising new technologies, and builds the team to shepherd those inventions to market, focusing on customer solutions and commercialization. Frank has mentored dozens of inventors, entrepreneurs and start-ups.

Frank is currently the founder and CEO of Inspired Light, a firm developing a breakthrough in clean solar energy production.  He is active in the Corvallis entrepreneur community, and serves on the Oregon State University Engineering Advisory Board.