Chief Executive Officer, Thyreos
Eric Zeece, MBA, is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Thyreos, Inc, a herpesvirus vaccine company located in Lincoln, Nebraska, and Chicago, Illinois. Eric has spent over ten years working with technology-based startups. Former roles include innovation manager at a venture capital fund, commercialization specialist at a national accelerator, and manager of innovation and venture capital programs at a state agency. Eric has served as director of technical training at a Berkshire Hathaway-owned utility, vice president of operations at a midwestern utility, and deputy director and interim director of a state economic development agency. In addition to his start-up consulting experience, Eric has over ten years of experience working for Fortune 500 companies in a breadth of executive, technical, and financial management positions ranging from operations to asset management and investment delivery.