Eleanor Haas, an authority on business model design and on launching and growing innovative businesses and technologies, has advised companies on new initiatives and growth issues for more than twenty years.
In addition to her role at Cabot Partners, she is also managing director of The Calyx Group, a strategic advisory consultancy, which services clients in business-to-business media and content, marketing services, IT and financial services.
In 1999, she was a principal of eTechnologies Associates, a boutique investment bank focused on Internet and technology companies; before that, president of MarketQuest, a strategic advisory firm with clients that included Lucent, Sybase and Oracle. She also served as vice president-director of strategic in-store planning for The Howard Marlboro Group, an in-store marketing firm. Earlier, she headed The Haas Group, a business-to-business public relations firm with clients that included AT&T, Chase Manhattan Bank, Westinghouse Broadcasting & Cable and Crain’s New York Business.
She has spoken at the New York Software Industry Association, MIT Enterprise Forum of NYC and Internet World, among others; taught as an adjunct at New York University; and developed and conducted corporate training workshops. She is a member of the MIT Enterprise Forum of NYC, New York Software Industry Association (NYSIA) and the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG).
She holds a BA in French from Smith College.