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William Kaigler

Entrepreneur-in-Residence and Assistant Teaching Professor at Carnegie Mellon University

Specialty Areas:

Startup Strategy, Tech Transfer, Patents, Trademarks, & Intellectual Property, Market Research, Hardware, Engineering Sales, Development, Marketing, Funding, Local Resources & Economic Development, FDA Regulations, Real Estate, Digital Health & Medical Devices


Will Kaigler, a 1985 graduate of WVU Mechanical Engineering, is a serial entrepreneur having started 4 new companies.  medSage Technologies LLC., his second start up, was launched in 2002 and sold to Philips Electronics in 2010 at very favorable returns to investors.  Will currently teaches entrepreneurship at Carnegie Mellon University where he received his MBA in 1997 and regularly mentors student and alumni entrepreneurs.