Dr. Yoram Solomon is an inventor, a creativity and innovation researcher, coach, consultant, and trainer to large companies and their employees. For his PhD he studied why people are more creative in startup companies than in mature ones. He also holds an MBA and LLB. Yoram was a professor of Technology and Industry Forecasting at the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, UT Dallas School of Management; is active in regional innovation and technology commercialization; was one of the founding members of the North Texas Angel (invetor) Network; and is also a speaker and author of four books ("Bowling with a Crystal Ball" first and second editions, "Worst Diet Ever," and "From Startup to Maturity"), many innovation and creativity articles, nine issued patents, and more pending. In 2015 he was elected to the Plano, Texas ISD Board of Trustees. He is a member of NACD and SHRM.