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At the heart of EvoNexus is a driven team working tirelessly to ensure EvoNexus provides startups with the support and opportunities needed to prosper and pioneer the future of technology.
Executive Director, HP
Tara Agen is executive director – chief of staff for the Consumer PCs and Consumer Solutions (CPCS) business within the HP Printing and Personal Systems Group (PPS), and has over 18 years of experience working at HP in a variety of leadership roles. Agen has helped reinvent the process of product development in order to deliver enhanced alignment of teams in meeting breakthrough technology goals.
Tara’s most memorable experience was being a part of HP’s home computing start up that is still on record as HP’s fastest growing $1B profitable business in the history of HP and delivered profit dollars by year 3. She has extensive multinational business experience across HP’s Americas, EMEA and APJ regions. In Brazil, Agen created a turnaround strategy for printing in 2009-2010 and delivered double digit growth.
She is also fundraising advisor to the Boys & Girls Club of San Dieguito. She has served on the Board of Directors of two other organizations: Bergen County NJ’s Spring House for Women, and Joy Berry Inc., Children’s Author.
Ms. Agen graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Regis College, Weston, MA. She has also received an Executive Education degree in Finance from Columbia University, NYC, NY.