Interim COO, LeVanta Tech

Joe Dickson, in addition to being a NYSERDA EIR, is currently serving as the interim COO for LeVanta Tech, as well as the CEO of Ducted Wind Turbines, Inc., Joe is a veteran entrepreneur who has served as the founder and/or senior C-Level executive of seven high-tech start-up firms across multiple industry and technology sectors during his 30-year career.  His first start-up, a spin out from GE, achieved a 100X ROI in 3 years. Since then he has been a part of 6 other start-ups across industry areas as diverse as advanced materials, IT, renewable energy, microelectronics, medical devices, and biotech. Mr. Dickson has helped raise over $50MM in venture and private equity capital, and also has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Dickson has taught entrepreneurship at both Cazenovia College and Syracuse University, and was named Entrepreneur of the Year by the Syracuse Citizen’s Foundation in 1992.   Mr. Dickson has a BS in Chemistry from Syracuse University and an MBA from the University of Rochester. Send Email