Stacey Lawson is co-founder of the Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology at the University of California, Berkeley, where she is an Industry Fellow, Lecturer on entrepreneurship, and member of the Interdisciplinary Studies Committee on Entrepreneurship. In addition, Stacey Lawson is a member of the International Advisory Board and a Visiting Foreign Faculty of TRP School of Business, SRM University in Chennai, India.
Stacey is an active investor in technology, sustainable development and social enterprise. She serves as executive chairman of Chelsey.Henry Inc., and is an active board member of CDS, Social Fusion, Dragonfly Media, and the Institute of Noetic Sciences. She sits on the board of advisors for Claremont Creek Ventures, CRG Research Group, Pharmacopia, and Vasi Systems.
Previously, Stacey was Vice President and Division General Manager for Siebel Systems. As head of Siebel’s Employee Relationship Management (ERM) business unit, Stacey Lawson was responsible for executing all aspects of the business strategy, product development, marketing, sales and service, growing revenue from $5M to over $100M within 24 months.
Prior to Siebel, Stacey held the role of Senior Vice President for Parametric Technology Corporation. During her tenure at PTC, Lawson was head of worldwide marketing with responsibility for corporate strategy and marketing. Lawson was also responsible for growing PTC’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) applications business from inception to over $280M in annual revenue and 1200 employees.
Stacey has been profiled in publications such as Forbes, BusinessWeek, InformationWeek, Harvard Business Review, and The Financial Times, and was selected as one of Working Women Magazine’s “Top 20 Women Under 30″ in 1999.
Stacey is also a teacher and speaker in the areas of conscious business. She has 10 years of study and practice with Hatha, Kundalini and Siddha Yoga, and incorporates various mystical and wisdom traditions into her teachings. She leads workshops, retreats, and meditation courses, and is a weekly guest on Life without Limitations radio talk show on KEST 1450 Personal Growth Radio. She is currently writing a book titled Inner Mastery.